MACHALILLA NATIONAL PARK NOTE: ACCOUNTS IN PREPARATION
Lat:01o42´S/80o45´W 55,000ha 0-1000m deciduous forest
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Birding Site Guide
Includes Isla de La Plata and the water around are a marine reserve. It is a mountainous island 30km from the coast (01 16’S 81 06’W) permission is required from the park headquarters in Puerto López to visit the large seabird colonies here. Includes Cerro San Sebastián, 01 35’S 80 40’W, accessible from the s of Aguas Blancas supports montane forest vegetation.
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In all --- species of bird have so far been recorded.
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There are -- recorded species of amphibians and reptiles.
Author: B.P. Wainwright