Protected Areas by Subregion and Country

Protected areas or conservation areas are locations which receive protection because of their recognized natural, ecological or cultural values. There are several kinds of protected areas, which vary by level of protection.

  • Category Ia  — Strict Nature Reserve
  • Category Ib  — Wilderness Area
  • Category II   — National Park
  • Category III  — Natural Monument or Feature
  • Category IV  — Habitat/Species Management Area
  • Category V   — Protected Landscape/Seascape
  • Category VI  — Protected Area with sustainable use of natural resources

Latin America & Caribbean Protected Areas by Country or Territory

Conception Island National Park

Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park

Inagua National Park

Bonaire National Marine Park

Washington Slagbaai National Park

Christoffel/Shete Boka Park

Curaçao Underwater Park

Cabrits National Park

Morne Diablotin National Park

Morne Trois Pitons National Park

Natural Parks

Cueva de las Maravillas National Park

Del Este National Park

Jaragua National Park

José Armando Bermúdez National Park

La Caleta Underwater National Park

Los Haitises National Park

Monte Cristi National Park

Deux Mamelles National Park

Grand Bois National Park

Grande Colline National Park

La Visite National Park

National History Park

Pic Macaya National Park

Saba Bank National Park

Saba National Marine Park

Saba National Park

Quill/Boven National Park

Sint Eustatius National Marine Park