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Chile protects 10 million acres of National Park

GREAT news. … more than three times the size of Yosemite and Yellowstone combined, or approximately the size of the country of Switzerland. … Patagonia National Park Chile and Pumalín National Park will be key destinations in the network of … Continue reading ?
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