Puerto Rico is located east of the Dominican Republic and west of the British Virgin Islands in the Caribbean Sea. The capital of Puerto Rico is San Juan. Besides the main island, Puerto Rico has 143 additional islands, cays and atolls. The majority are uninhabited with the exception of Vieques and Clebra. Caja de Muertos is an island that has a nature reserve located within its boundaries. Descheo Island contains a National Wildlife Refuge. Both Descheo and Caja de Muertos are uninhabited. There are over 15 protected reserves and forests in Puerto Rico. The largest national park in Puerto Rico is the El Yunque National Forest which is located in the eastern section of the island and covers 28,000 acres of the last remaining rainforest on the island. There are 3 bioluminescent bays located in Puerto Rico; Laguna Grande in Fajardo, Mosquito Bay on Vieques, and La Parguera on the main island. La Parguera is a village located on the southwestern coast and has a very extensive coral reef ecosystem.
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