Covers more than 5% of country

WHS representing at least 5% of the land area of the country.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Air and Téneré 6,11%
Central Suriname Nature Reserve Covers 9,8% of Suriname
Darien National Park Covers 7,47% of Panama
Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley 9,13%
Morne Trois Pitons 9,13%
Rock Islands Difficult to calculate due to incomplete sources, but more than 5% of the land area
Tajik National Park 18,26%
Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves Covers 7,27% of Costa Rica
Te Wahipounamu Te Wahipounamu makes up 9,64% of New Zealand's area.
Vatican City 100% (Holy See)
Vatnajökull National Park 14% of Iceland


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A connection should:

  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source