Bosques Petrificados in Argentina

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Reported Area

150.0 km²

Data Provider

Administración de Parques Nacionales, Dirección Nacional de Conservación de Áreas Protegidas, Sistema de Información de Biodiversidad

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Bosques Petrificados

English Designation Nature Monument

IUCN Management Category III

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1954

Sublocation AR-Z

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Administración de Parques Nacionales

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable