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Virunga National Park

Virunga National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, on the border of Uganda and Rwanda. Virunga is Africa’s oldest national park and is also the continent’s most biologically diverse protected area. The park’s 7800 square kilometers (3000 square miles) includes forests, savannas, lava plains, swamps, erosion valleys, active volcanoes, and the glaciated peaks of the Rwenzori mountains.
Published in Lake Albert
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Los Glaciares National Park (UNESCO/NHK)

Published in Santa Cruz
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The Altai Project

"We protect nature and strengthen communities in Altai by facilitating our partners’ efforts to strengthen conservation and biodiversity protection, manage tourism sustainably, and strengthen the traditional lifeways and traditional knowledge of Altai’s indigenous peoples."
Published in Irtysh

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