Titicaca National Reserve

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Titicaca
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the Uros floating islands on Lake Titicaca, Puno
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Location Puno Region, Puno Province, Huancané Province, Peru
Coordinates 15°50′11″S69°20′19″W / 15.83639°S 69.33861°W / -15.83639; -69.33861 Coordinates: 15°50′11″S69°20′19″W / 15.83639°S 69.33861°W / -15.83639; -69.33861
Area36.180 ha

The Titicaca National Reservation is located in the Puno Region, Peru, in the Puno and Huancané provinces. Its main purpose is to preserve the ecosystems and landscapes of the Titicaca lake and surrounding Central Andean wet puna ecoregion. [1]

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