Biomes / Ecosystems of Mexico

The Lacandón Forest and Montes Azules Biosphere Reserve: Guardians of the Green

The Lacandón Forest, or Selva Lacandona, is a vast montane rainforest in southern Mexico. It's famous for its diverse flora and fauna, cultural heritage, and unique species found only in Mesoamerica. The forest spans from Chiapas to the Guatemalan border and includes the Montes Azules Biosphere Reserve, an unparalleled ecological-rich sanctuary.