List of national parks and national forests in New Zealand

The national parks of New Zealand are 14 protected areas administered by the Department of Conservation "for the benefit, use, and enjoyment of the public". These are popular tourist destinations, with three-tenths of tourists visiting at least one national park during their stay in New Zealand. … [Read more...]

List of national parks and national forests in Fiji

Fiji, officially the Republic of Fiji (Fijian: Matanitu ko Viti; Fiji Hindi: Fijī Gaṇarājya), is an island nation in Melanesia in the South Pacific Ocean about 1,100 nautical miles (2,000 km; 1,300 mi) northeast of New Zealand's North Island. Its closest neighbours are Vanuatu to the west, … [Read more...]

List of national parks and national forests in Australia

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country in the Southern Hemisphere comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. It is the world's sixth-largest country by total area. Neighbouring … [Read more...]

List of national parks and national forests in Colombia

The protected areas of Colombia are grouped in the National System of Protected Areas. As of 2008, it has 58 natural national parks which cover about 12,579,081 ha and represent more than 10% of the country's continental land. The National System of Protected Areas comprises four broad … [Read more...]

List of national parks and national forests in Chile

Chile, officially the Republic of Chile (Spanish: República de Chile), is a country in South America occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes mountains to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west. It borders Peru to the north, Bolivia to the northeast, Argentina to the east, and … [Read more...]

List of national parks and national forests in Brazil

The system of national parks in Brazil started in 1937 with the creation of Itatiaia National Park. Another two national parks have been created in 1939, and after a period of 20 years, the program of park creation has been restarted. Since then the number of parks increased steadily to 33 by 1990 … [Read more...]

List of national parks and national forests in Bolivia

Bolivia (i/bəˈlɪviə/, Spanish: [boˈliβja]), officially known as the Plurinational State of Bolivia (Spanish: Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia, Quechua: Bulivya Mamallaqta, Aymara: Wuliwya Suyu), is a landlocked country in central South America. It is bordered by Brazil to the north and east, … [Read more...]

List of national parks and national forests in Argentina

The National Parks of Argentina make up a network of 30 national parks in Argentina. The parks cover a very varied set of terrains and biotopes, from Baritú National Park on the northern border with Bolivia to Tierra del Fuego National Park in the far south of the continent (see List of national … [Read more...]

List of national parks and national forests in Dominica Republic

Designated and managed as the national parks system are: urban parks and recreational areas, natural habitats and zoological - botanical reserves where the country's flora and fauna are protected. The Ministry of the Environment is the institution in charge of the development, administration, … [Read more...]

List of national parks and national forests in Dominica

This list is of national parks in Dominica. For national parks in the similarly named country of the Dominican Republic, see List of national parks of the Dominican Republic. There are three National parks in Dominica. Other protected areas include two Forest Reserves and the Syndicate Parrot … [Read more...]