Biosphere Reserves in Venezuela

The Delta del Orinoco: A Biological Treasure Trove

Nestled in the northeastern corner of Venezuela, the Delta del Orinoco Biosphere Reserve and its associated national parks form a vast and diverse ecosystem of immense ecological and cultural significance. Designated as a biosphere reserve by UNESCO in 2009, this region represents a unique confluence of terrestrial, aquatic, and marine environments, harboring an extraordinary array of flora and fauna.