Protected Areas in South America

Chapada Diamantina: Exploring Nature's Masterpiece in the Brazilian Highlands

Nestled in the northeastern reaches of Brazil, Chapada Diamantina unfolds as a vibrant region of extraordinary landscapes and rugged mountainous terrain within the Brazilian Highlands. This region is situated within the Brazilian Highlands and is geographically diverse and culturally rich. Chapada Diamantina National Park, an integral part of the Chapada Diamantina region, is a testament to its ecological importance.

Chocó Andino de Pichincha Biosphere Reserve: Exploring Ecuador's Natural Treasure

Nestled in the northern region of Ecuador, just northwest of Quito lies a pristine wilderness teeming with biodiversity and cultural heritage – the Chocó Andino de Pichincha Biosphere Reserve. Spanning from the outer foothills to the inner reaches of the western cordillera of the Ecuadorian Andes, this reserve is a haven for unique flora, fauna, and archaeological treasures.

Ciénaga Grande de Santa Marta Biosphere Reserve: Isla de Salamanca National Natural Park (Colombia)

The Ciénaga Grande de Santa Marta Biosphere Reserve is located in northern Colombia and contains one of the largest coastal wetlands in Latin America. It comprises Isla de Salamanca National Natural Park as well as the Flora and Fauna Sanctuary of the Ciénaga Grande de Santa Marta.