Tariquía Flora and Fauna National Reserve

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Tariquía Flora and Fauna National Reserve
Reserva Nacional de Flora y Fauna Tariquía
Map showing the location of Tariquía Flora and Fauna National Reserve
Map showing the location of Tariquía Flora and Fauna National Reserve
Map of Bolivia
LocationTarija Department, Bolivia
Coordinates21°59′10″S 64°20′24″W / 21.986°S 64.34°W / -21.986; -64.34Coordinates: 21°59′10″S 64°20′24″W / 21.986°S 64.34°W / -21.986; -64.34[1]
Area2,468.7 km2 (953.2 sq mi)
Established1989 (D.S: Nº 22277)
Governing bodyServicio Nacional de Áreas Protegidas (SERNAP)

Tariquía Flora and Fauna National Reserve (Reserva Nacional de Flora y Fauna Tariquía) is a protected area in the Tarija Department, Bolivia, situated in the Aniceto Arce Province, Burnet O'Connor Province, Gran Chaco Province and José María Avilés Province. It protects part of the Central Andean puna, Southern Andean Yungas, and Bolivian montane dry forests ecoregions.[2]

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  1. ^ "Tariquía National Fauna and Flora Reserve". protectedplanet.net.
  2. ^ Olson, D. M, E. Dinerstein; et al. (2001). "Terrestrial Ecoregions of the World: A New Map of Life on Earth". BioScience. 51 (11): 933–938. doi:10.1641/0006-3568(2001)051[0933:TEOTWA]2.0.CO;2. Archived from the original on 2011-10-14.

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