About Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station
Interesting Places, Natural, Nature Reserves, Other Nature Conservation Areas
The Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station (Portuguese: Estação Ecológica da Juréia-Itatins) is an ecological station (ESEC) in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. It fully protects a well-preserved area of Atlantic Forest and associated ecosystems along the coastal plain and mountains of the south of the state, home to endangered species of mammals and birds. There is some threat from illegal gathering of heart of palm.