Bosque de Fray Jorge National Park and Biosphere Reserve lies close to the Atacama Desert, in the Cordillera de Talinay, part of the Chilean Coastal Range. Its forests and surrounding semiarid lands shelter almost all of the Mediterranean species typical of Chile.
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Biosphere Reserves in Chile
Bosques Templados Lluviosos de Los Andes Australes Biosphere Reserve (Chile) The Editor Tue, 10/16/2018 - 10:54
The Bosques Templados Lluviosos de Los Andes Australes Biosphere Reserve comprises eight national protected areas in southern Chile. It hosts extraordinary biodiversity and is classified as one of Earth's largest and most ecologically intact forest remnants.
Cabo de Hornos Biosphere Reserve (Chile) The Editor Wed, 01/16/2019 - 15:09
Cabo de Hornos Biosphere Reserve is located in the South American continent's extreme south, in southern Chile. It comprises marine areas, islands, fjords, channels, forests, and moorland. The core areas are Cabo de Hornos National Park and Alberto de Agostini National Park.
Conguillío National Park: Araucarias Biosphere Reserve (Chile) The Editor Sun, 11/11/2018 - 16:08
Conguillío National Park constitutes the core area of the Araucarias Biosphere Reserve, while the Alto Biobío National Reserve constitutes the buffer zone. The protected area is characterized by extensive Araucarias and Nothofagus forests and the Llaima volcano, one of Chile's largest and most active.
Cordillera del Paine: Torres del Paine National Park and Biosphere Reserve (Chile) The Editor Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:26
The Cordillera del Paine, a spectacular mountain range featuring the Torres del Paine peaks, lies between the Andes and the Patagonian steppe in southern Chile. Torres del Paine National Park and Biosphere Reserve is an area of scenic beauty with glaciers, waterfalls, rivers, lakes, and lagoons.
Corredor Biológico Nevados de Chillán - Laguna del Laja Biosphere Reserve and National Park (Chile) The Editor Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:33
Corredor Biológico Nevados de Chillán - Laguna del Laja Biosphere Reserve Is located in Chile's Patagonia region. The biological corridor connects three core areas: Ñuble National Reserve, Laguna del Laja National Park and the Los Huemules de Niblinto National Reserve.
Juan Fernández Archipelago: National Park and Biosphere Reserve (Chile) The Editor Thu, 03/12/2020 - 18:16
The Juan Fernández Archipelago is a sparsely inhabited group of islands in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of central Chile. The islands occur where the volcanic Juan Fernández Ridge protrudes above sea level. Protected areas include the islands of Robinson Crusoe, Alexander Selkirk, and Santa Clara.
La Campana-Peñuelas Biosphere Reserve (Chile) The Editor Wed, 01/16/2019 - 17:55
Located in the Valparaíso Region of Chile, La Campana-Peñuelas Biosphere Reserve includes both La Campana National Park and Lago Peñuelas National Reserve. Forests here are habitats for the Chilean Wine Palm.
Laguna San Rafael National Park and Biosphere Reserve (Chile) The Editor Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:36
Laguna San Rafael National Park and Biosphere Reserve in southern Chile is an area of highly varied topography and scenic beauty. The area includes the Continental Patagonian Range, the Insular Patagonian Range, the Central Plain, and the Patagonian Glaciers.
Lauca National Park and Biosphere Reserve (Chile) The Editor Mon, 03/02/2020 - 18:55
Lauca National Park is situated in the northern part of Chile within the Andes mountains. The Lauca Biosphere Reserve comprises three protected areas: Lauca National Park, Las Vicuñas National Reserve, and Salar de Surire Natural Monument.