National park in Colombia
|Chiribiquete National Natural Park|
|PNN Serranía de Chiribiquete|
Tepui in the Park
Map of the national park
|Nearest city||San José del Guaviare|
|Area||43,000 km2 (17,000 sq mi)|
|Official name||Chiribiquete National Park – “The Maloca of the Jaguar”|
|Criteria||(iii), (ix), (x)|
|Designated||2018 (42nd session)|
Chiribiquete National Natural Park (Spanish: Parque Nacional Natural (PNN) Serranía de Chiribiquete) is the largest national park in Colombia and the largest tropical rainforest national park in the world. It was established on 21 September 1989 and has been expanded twice, first in August 2013 and then in July 2018. The park occupies about 43,000 km2 (17,000 sq mi) and includes the Serranía de Chiribiquete mountains and the surrounding lowlands, which are covered by tropical moist forests, savannas and rivers.
- "Parques Nacionales Naturales de Colombia". Government of Colombia. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
- "Chiribiquete National Park– "The Maloca of the Jaguar"". UNESCO. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
- "Colombia makes history with huge expansion of largest national park". International Union for Conservation of Nature. 25 September 2013. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
- "Colombia's Serranía de Chiribiquete is now the world's largest tropical rainforest national park". World Wide Fund for Nature. 2 July 2018. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
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