Corcovado National Park

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Corcovado National Park
IUCN Category II (National Park)
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Corcovado National Park
Map showing the location of Corcovado National Park
Map showing the location of Corcovado National Park
Location Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
Coordinates 8°33′0″N 83°35′0″W / 8.55°N 83.583333°W / 8.55; -83.583333Coordinates: 8°33′0″N 83°35′0″W / 8.55°N 83.583333°W / 8.55; -83.583333
Area 425 km²
Established October 24, 1975
Governing body National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC)
A tigrillo in Corcovado.

Corcovado National Park is a national park in Costa Rica. It was established on 24 October 1975. It has an area of 425 km² (263 mi²). National Geographic called this park "the most biologically intense place on Earth in terms of biodiversity". The park very popular with tropical ecologists. Visitor can see a lot of wildlife.