Colombia Natural Parks

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Villegas Asociados, 2006 - 447 pages
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The expansive diversity of Colombia and the beauty of its 51 natural parks are vividly presented in this collection of more than 700 photographs. From the Vía Parque Isla de Salamanca to the Old Providence McBean Lagoon, images of each park's landscape are accompanied by informative text, charts, and maps.

 

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Contents

Foreword Benjamin Villegas
4
Prologue Juan Lozano Ramirez Minister of the Environment Housing and Territorial Development
8
Introduction Julia Miranda Londoho General Director National Natural Parks of Colombia
25
Location of Parks in Colombia
37
Bioclimatic Levels by Altitude
38
CARIBBEAN REGION
40
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta National Natural Park
45
Tairona National Natural Park
55
Cueva de los Guacharos National Natural Park
125
Purace National Natural Park
133
Munchique National Natural Park
143
Nevado del Huila National Natural Park
149
Cordillera de Los Picachos National Natural Park
157
Farallones de Cali National Natural Park
163
Las Hermosas National Natural Park
169
Sumapaz National Natural Park
175

Macuira National Natural Park
63
Salamanca Island Road Park
69
Corales del Rosario and San Bernardo National Natural Park
75
Old Providence McBean Lagoon National Natural Park
83
Los Flamencos Flora and Fauna Sanctuary
91
Cienaga Grande de Santa Marta Flora and Fauna Sanctuary
99
Los Colorados Flora and Fauna Sanctuary
105
El Corchal El Mono Hernandez Flora and Fauna Sanctuary
109
ANDEAN REGION
114
Catatumbo Bari National Natural Park
119
Chingaza National Natural Park
183
Los Nevados National Natural Park
191
Pisba National Natural Park
203
El Cocuy National Natural Park
209
Tama National Natural Park
221
iMK 4
383
to the National Natural Parks
427
Bibliography
437
Index of Photographers
447
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