Central Conservation Area (ACC)






This conservation area is located in the center of the country, made up almost entirely of the Central Volcanic Range. It preserves 25 protected wilderness areas.

It has a great diversity of natural ecosystems generated by the variety of climates, altitudes and irregular topography.

Also it holds more than 250,000 ha of forests, which play a fundamental role in protecting water resources, the basic to the human and socioeconomic development of the cities that inhabit.

Administratively it is established by a Regional Headquarters and 15 functional units, seven are protected areas and eight are offices.