There is abundant nature in the Madre de Dios department, with every corner of the region populated with thousands of animal species, many of which are endemic. Its territory contains a national reserve and three national parks, which are home to a wide variety of amphibians and microfauna.
The Tambopata National Reserve, located to the south of the Madre de Dios river, has 103 amphibian species. There is also abundant microfauna that always seems close to hand.
The Alto Purús National Park, on the border with Ucayali department within Tahuamanu province, Madre de Dios department, stands out due to its variety of amphibians and microfauna, including insects.
The Bahuaja Sonene National Park, in Tambopata province and the Puno provinces of Carabaya and Sandia, is home to over 50 species of reptile and amphibian.
The Manu National Park is home to a huge number of insect species that coexist with 150 varieties of amphibian. A place where the observation and exploration of nature never ends.