List of national parks of El Salvador

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There are four national parks in El Salvador. [1] [2]

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References

  1. Ministerio de Medio Ambiental y Recursos Naturales. "Parques Nacionales" (in Spanish). marn.sv. Retrieved 2015-10-28.
  2. Ministerio de Medio Ambiental y Recursos Naturales. "Áreas Naturales" (in Spanish). marn.sv. Retrieved 2015-10-28.

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