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LOS ALERCES NATIONAL PARK, is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

 

The World Heritage Committee of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) incorporated Los Alerces National Park as a World Heritage Site at the 41st Session in the city of Krakow, Poland.

The distinction is based on the fact that the park is home to an ancient forest with an exceptional universal value, because it is the ALERCE, the second longest living tree on the planet, and in the particular natural beauty of the surroundings. Los Alerces National Park is a large protected area that is located in the province of Chubut, Argentina. It includes the Futalaufquen Lake, Green Lake, Kruger Lake, Rivadavia,Lake,  Menendez Lake and the Arrayanes River. For its incredible landscapes is considered one of the most beautiful parks in Argentina.

Arrayanes River

Arrayanes River