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Cuba holidays Increasing Protected Areas with New Conservation Policies

  • 30-Dec-09 17:52
  • Cuba
  • Holiday Industry

With now 10 new officially protected areas that increased the total figure to 45 including those already existing, the country aims at continuing its efforts for the preservation and conservation of its natural resources.

Cuba holidays Increasing Protected Areas with New Conservation Policies
Cuba holidays now count with 10 new protected areas that increased the total figure of preserved areas to 45, including those already existing areas in the country. After this achievement the country aims to continue their preservation efforts and conservation policies as they care for their natural resources towards a greener future for idyllic eco Cuba holidays.
Targeted to safeguard the ecosystems like flowers, fauna, geological, geo-morphological and historical-cultural, this initiative’s secondary aim was to improve the local lenvironment for the better enjoyment of eco-Cuba holidays.
According to the note from the National Centre of Protected Areas spread by the Cuban News Agency (ACN). the condition of National Park was awarded to Cienaga de Zapata in Matanzas, Los Caimanes (Villa Clara) and La Mensura-Pilotos (Holguin).
Augusto de Jesus Martinez, the specialist of the institution, also expressed that the condition of Natural Reserve was granted to Las Peladas and El Mulo in the western province of Pinar del Rio, adding to the island’s protected sites of ecological value in which the local environment is protected.
Other awards include the category of Ecological Reserve with Limones-Tuabaquey (Camaguey), Mogotes de Jumagua (Villa Clara) honoured with this distinction and El Salon (Pinar del Rio) with the category of Fauna Refuge was for Ojo de Agua (Las Tunas). Lastly The Protected Natural Landscape was granted to Gran Piedra (Santiago de Cuba.
Cuba holidays offer the traveller with incredible nature trails and ecological sites to explore. The country has six Biosphere Reserves declared by the program of The Man and the Biosphere from the United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture and the same quantity of damps of international relevance.
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