|Visis Cabá biosphere reserve (B'isis Kab'a')|
|Area||450 km2 (174 sq mi)|
The Visis Cabá biosphere reserve is a 450 km2 (170 sq mi) protected area in the department of El Quiché. It is also known as Biósfera Ixil, and is located in the North of the municipality of Chajul, on the communal lands of the Ixil communities.
The creation of the Visis Cabá biosphere reserve has gone through a long and complex process of negotiations between the Ixil communities, government institutions, and the communities of civil-war refugees (CPR) living in that area.
- Visis Cabá Biosphere Reserve protectedplanet.net
- CONAP. "Listado de Áreas Protegidas (enero, 2011)" (in Spanish). conap.gob.gt. Archived from the original (xls) on 2011-10-08. Retrieved 2011-06-14.
- Romeo Tiu López. "Mayan Spirituality and Lands in Guatemala" (PDF). —. Arizona Journal of International & Comparative Law, vol 211, 2004 (University of Arizona). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2006-09-09. Retrieved 2008-05-13.
- "Informe sobre la Reserva de Biosfera Ixil B´isis Kab´a´, municipio de Chajul, departamento de K´iche´ Guatemala (2000)" (PDF). Anthony Stocks Center For Environmental Anthropology, Idaho State University.
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