This huge 1.5 million-ha park has successive tiers of vegetation rising from 150 to 4,200 m above sea-level. The tropical ... More
Manú National Park
This huge 1.5 million-ha park has successive tiers of vegetation rising from 150 to 4,200 m above sea-level. The tropical forest in the lower tiers is home to an unrivalled variety of animal and plant species. Some 850 species of birds have been identified and rare species such as the giant otter and the giant armadillo also find refuge there. Jaguars are often sighted in the park.
This park, formerly called Uluru (Ayers Rock Mount Olga) National Park, features spectacular geological formations that dominate the vast
red sandy plain of central Australia. Uluru, an immense monolith, and Kata Tjuta, the rock domes located west of ...
The 239,723 ha Purnululu National Park is located in the State of Western Australia. It contains the deeply dissected Bungle Bungle
Range composed of Devonian age quartz sandstone eroded over a period of 20 million years into a series of beehive ...
The park was established by Congress in 1899, to commemorate one of the most decisive battles of the American Civil
War, the campaign, siege and defense of Vicksburg. It includes 1,325 historic monuments and markers, 20 miles of reconstructed ...