Protected Areas in El Salvador

El Imposible National Park: An Oasis of Biodiversity in El Salvador

Nestled in the rugged Sierra Madre de Chiapas mountain range of western El Salvador, El Imposible National Park is a sanctuary of breathtaking natural beauty and unparalleled biodiversity. This vast expanse of protected wilderness offers a rare glimpse into the country's rich ecological heritage, showcasing a diverse array of ecosystems and a wealth of flora and fauna found nowhere else on Earth.

Trifinio Fraternidad Biosphere Reserve: A Tri-National Sanctuary

Emerging as a beacon of conservation and a testament to the power of cross-border cooperation, the Trifinio Fraternidad Biosphere Reserve stands as a tri-national sanctuary nestled amidst the convergence of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. Established in 2011 as Central America's first transboundary biosphere reserve, it significantly contributes to implementing the Mesoamerican Biological Corridor.