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Monday, May 13, 2013
Just published: 2012-2013 map of the World Network of Biosphere Reserves
The new 2012-2013 map of the World Network of Biosphere Reserves shows the worldwide distribution of the 610 biosphere reserves located in 117 countries, including 12 transboundary/transcontinental sites. The map is available in English, French and Spanish, and also includes an overview of the objectives, tasks and structures of these areas.
The world map was prepared by the UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere Program with the support of the Spanish Government.