El Yunque National Forest

Been here - San Diego Falls in el Yunque Tropical Rainforest. El Yunque is the only tropical rain forest in the U.S. National Forest system.

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Set aside by Spanish king Alfonso XII in 1876, El Yunque is the only tropical rainforest in the US National Forest System, as well as one of the oldest examples of reserves in the Western hemisphere. It was a good move, too: the rainforest is home to some of the world’s rarest and most unique flora and fauna known to man.

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