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Peru designates 2 million acres of rainforest as a national park - Mother Nature Network (blog)


Mother Nature Network (blog)
Peru has a new national park, and it's bigger than Chicago, New York City, Los Angeles, London, Paris, Tokyo and Mexico City combined. At a whopping 2,147,166 acres, the Yaguas National Park was established by the Peruvian government on Jan. 11 and ...

Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park's vibrant biodiversity - The Hindu


The Hindu
Most of us rue the stress caused by the concrete jungle that we all live in. Yet if we look around, nature is present in the neighbourhood. These green spaces go a long way in creating and maintaining a thriving biodiversity. One such spot is Mahavir ...

Protecting Thailand's flora and fauna - The Nation


The Nation
Phi Phi Islands and Maya Bay remain open as Thailand's Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) begins its annual cycle of temporary closure of national parks next month, which allows for natural rejuvenation during almost ...

South Florida National Park Activity Guide for Teachers

United States

K4-6 curriculum-based environmental education programs and classroom resources including information about the Everglades ecosystem.

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    Everglades National Park - The South Florida National Parks Activity Guide for Teachers (U.S. National Park Service)

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