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Old Providence McBean Lagoon National Park



Parque Nacional Old Providence McBean Lagoon

Ecosystems

Corals, Mangrove forests, grass meadows and dry tropical forests

Fauna

The Park has many lizards, iguanas and other reptiles as well as a large numbe rof birds. Also the marine fauna is rich and there are many differant corals and reef fish. Birds include migratory and resident type.

Flora

Some of the predominant plants are tropical fruit trees such as mango trees, coconut palms, coco-plum trees, and more. The marine vegetation includes algeas and seagrasses and there are many mangrove trees.

Ecotourism

The main activities possible in this beautiful National Park are: Hiking, Kayaking, snorkeling, diving, swimming and birdwatching. The underwater world with ist coral reefs and sponges is one of the highlights.

Location: La Providencia
Size (in hectares): 995
Founded: 1995
Altitude: 0 - 150m
Climate: Tropical
Temperature: 25C
Parque Nacional Old Providence McBean Lagoon