Table 1. Maya Forest protected areas and community forestry management units by legal status, human presence, and country.

Legal status Human presence Guatemala Mexico
Management unit Management unit
Protected area Uninhabited to lightly inhabited Dos Lagunas
Cerro Cahui Biotope
El Pilar Cultural Monument
Mirador–Río Azul National Park, West
Tikal National Park
Calakmul Biosphere Reserve
Inhabited Laguna del Tigre–Río Escondido Biotope
Laguna del Tigre National Park
San Miguel La Palotada–El Zotz Biotope
Sierra del Lacandon National Park
Yaxha Nakum National Park
Community forest Uninhabited Chosquitán
La Unión
Rio Chanchich
San Andres
Yaloch
Arbol Verde (Ventanas)
Long inhabited Carmelita
Uaxactún
Caobas
Naranjal Poniente
Noh Bec
Petcacab
Santa Maria Poniente
X-Hazil and Anexos
X-Maben
Recently inhabited Cruce a la Colorada
La Colorada
La Pasadita
San Miguel