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8 of the World’s Most Incredible Forests

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1. Fiordland National Park, New Zealand

Tucked away in a remote part of New Zealand, Fiordland National Park is one of the largest of its kind in the world. How remote is it? Well, enough for some scientists to believe that plant and animal species thought to be extinct may very well be alive and thriving within this temperate rainforest. A UNESCO World Heritage site, it’s home to fjords, waterfalls, and miles of pristine beaches.

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.

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5:45AM PDT on Apr 23, 2013

Really amazing!

5:25AM PDT on Apr 23, 2013

Thank you.

2:19AM PDT on Mar 22, 2013

Wish to visit all of these forests

1:05PM PST on Feb 17, 2013

Amazing forests.Thanks for sharing

4:55AM PST on Feb 17, 2013

Thank you Katie, for Sharing this!

4:10AM PST on Feb 17, 2013

Thank you.

4:01AM PST on Feb 17, 2013

Beautiful

2:51AM PST on Feb 17, 2013

Thanks for sharing

1:56AM PST on Feb 17, 2013

Thanks for sharing.

1:19AM PST on Feb 17, 2013

Incredible they are, and we MUST save them all for future generations!

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