The national government ordered, through decree 337/2023 of the Official Gazette, the creation of the reserve Natural Educational “Cerro Pistarini” which covers a property of 450 hectares with great biodiversity. The reserve is located within the Embalse Tourist Unit, administered by the Ministry of Tourism and Sports of the Nation. The management and custody of the place will be in charge of the National Parks body.

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The main objective of this new implementation is to develop comprehensive environmental education activities, under the terms of Law 27,621 for the Implementation of Comprehensive Environmental Education. In turn, the idea is to promote the teaching of the values ​​of protection of natural resources, landscapes and environments free from disturbance by human causes for a prolonged period of time. The development of this reserve will help prevent forest fires and manage fire in prone areas.

This hill will try to benefit the local community through the generation of new jobs related to tourism and promotion of teaching for educational institutions of all kinds. Following the same line of educational stimulation, the space will have an open classroom for the training of park rangers and brigade members