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Introduction

There are 180 sites on the UNESCO World Heritage List inscribed for their natural worth, as well as 27 sites which were inscribed for their natural and cultural worth.

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Asia

Bangladesh

China

  • Mount Taishan
  • Mount Huangshan
  • Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area
  • Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area
  • Wulingyuan Scenic and Historic Interest Area
  • Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area
  • Mount Wuyi
  • Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas
  • Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries - Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains
  • South China Karst
  • Mount Sanqingshan National Park
  • China Danxia

India

  • Manas Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Kaziranga National Park
  • Keoladeo National Park
  • Sundarbans National Park
  • Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks

Indonesia

  • Komodo National Park
  • Ujung Kulon National Park
  • Lorentz National Park
  • Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra

Japan

  • Shirakami-Sanchi
  • Yakushima
  • Shiretoko

Kazakhstan

  • Saryarka – Steppe and Lakes of Northern Kazakhstan

Malaysia

Mongolia

  • Uvs Nuur Basin

Nepal

Philippines

  • Tubbataha Reef Marine Park
  • Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park

South Korea

  • Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes

Sri Lanka

Thailand

Vietnam

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Caribbean

Cuba

  • Desembarco del Granma National Park
  • Alejandro de Humboldt National Park

Dominica

Saint Lucia

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Central America

Belize

Costa Rica

Guatemala

  • Tikal National Park

Honduras

Panama

  • Darien National Park
  • Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park
  • Coiba National Park and its Special Zone of Marine Protection

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Europe

Belarus

Bulgaria

  • Pirin National Park
  • Srebarna Nature Reserve

Croatia

Denmark

Finland

  • High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago

France

  • Gulf of Porto: Calanche of Piana, Gulf of Girolata, Scandola Reserve
  • Pyrénées - Mont Perdu
  • Lagoons of New Caledonia: Reef Diversity and Associated Ecosystems

Germany

Greece

  • Meteora
  • Mount Athos

Hungary

  • Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst

Iceland

  • Surtsey

Italy

  • Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands)

Montenegro

Netherlands

Norway

  • West Norwegian Fjords – Geirangerfjord and Nærøyfjord

Poland

  • Belovezhskaya Pushcha / Białowieża Forest

Portugal

  • Laurisilva of Madeira

Romania

Russian Federation

  • Virgin Komi Forests
  • Lake Baikal
  • Volcanoes of Kamchatka
  • Golden Mountains of Altai
  • Western Caucasus
  • Central Sikhote-Alin
  • Uvs Nuur Basin
  • Natural System of Wrangel Island Reserve
  • Putorana Plateau

Slovakia

Slovenia

Spain

  • Garajonay National Park
  • Doñana National Park
  • Pyrénées - Mont Perdu
  • Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture
  • Teide National Park

Sweden

  • Laponian Area
  • High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago

Switzerland

Macedonia

Turkey

Ukraine

United Kingdom

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North America

Canada

  • Nahanni National Park
  • Dinosaur Provincial Park
  • Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek
  • Wood Buffalo National Park
  • Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks
  • Gros Morne National Park
  • Waterton Glacier International Peace Park
  • Miguasha National Park
  • Joggins Fossil Cliffs

Mexico

  • Sian Ka'an
  • Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino
  • Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California
  • Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve

United States of America

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Oceania

Australia

Kiribati

  • Phoenix Islands Protected Area

New Zealand

Solomon Islands

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South America

Argentina

Bolivia

  • Noel Kempff Mercado National Park

Brazil

  • Iguaçu National Park
  • Atlantic Forest South-East Reserves
  • Discovery Coast Atlantic Forest Reserves
  • Central Amazon Conservation Complex
  • Pantanal Conservation Area
  • Brazilian Atlantic Islands: Fernando de Noronha and Atol das Rocas Reserves
  • Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks

Colombia

Ecuador

Peru

Suriname

Venezuela

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