10 million acres added to Chile’s national park system

The announcement marked the culmination of a plan agreed to in March 2017 by President Bachelet and Kristine McDivitt Tompkins, President and CEO of Tompkins Conservation, to create a network of five new national parks in Chile, and the expansion of three others.

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Last updated on 30 January 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Chile
Region: 
South & Central America & The Caribbean