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20 Nov 2001 - 25 Feb 2021
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Lake Nicaragua is the largest lake in Central America and contains the world's only freshwater sharks.
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Nicaraguan Mosquitia
In the Nicaraguan Mosquitia, the Conservancy's main work focuses on the 1.8 million acre Bosawas Biosphere Reserve which was declared an international biosphere reserve by UNESCO in 1997.
 
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