Landforms of the Caribbean

Caribbean Plate (Tectonic) The Editor Sun, 03/31/2019 - 18:12
The Caribbean Plate is a mostly oceanic tectonic plate underlying much of Central America and the Caribbean Sea off the north coast of South America. These borders are regions of intense seismic activity, including frequent earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.
Ciénaga de Zapata: National Park and Biosphere Reserve (Cuba) The Editor Fri, 04/03/2020 - 15:21
Ciénaga de Zapata (Zapata Swamp) is located within the Zapata Peninsula on the southern coast of Cuba. Both a National Park and Biosphere Reserve, it is one of the largest and most important wetlands in the Caribbean region with a marine borderline.
Jardines de la Reina: Marine Reserve and National Park (Cuba) The Editor Tue, 07/30/2019 - 12:35
Jardines de la Reina is an archipelago off the southern coast of Cuba. Cuba's second largest archipelago, it is formed by more than 250 virgin coral islands and numerous cays. Both a marine reserve and national park, the island group is one of Cuba's largest protected areas.
Lesser Antilles Volcanic Arc and Subduction Zone (Caribbean) The Editor Tue, 09/29/2020 - 14:38
The Lesser Antilles Volcanic Arc forms the eastern boundary of the Caribbean Plate. This subduction process formed a number of volcanic islands, from the Virgin Islands in the north to the islands off the coast of Venezuela in the south.
Massif de la Hotte: La Hotte Biosphere Reserve (Haiti) The Editor Tue, 01/08/2019 - 16:22
The La Hotte Biosphere Reserve is located in southeastern Haiti, includes six mountain peaks, and encompasses both terrestrial and marine areas. The region is considered a biodiversity hotspot due to the wide variation in climate, which ranges from humid to subtropical dry.