degraded ecosystems and the promotion of the recovery of threatened species.
diverse endemic flora and fauna with several threatened species.
medicinal leeches, for example, once a well used cure for all types of diseases are now a threatened species.
peccary threatened species to be seen at the park include lesser pandas, South American bush dogs, collared peccaries, caracal and lynx.
These included 18 of the 24 globally threatened species known from Paraguay.