Venezuelan Andes montane forests

WWF Abstract

Located on the Cordillera Occidental arm of the northern Andes Mountains, this ecoregion is surrounded on three sides by lowland dry forests and xeric shrublands. The isolation of this arm adds to its uniqueness. This area has outstanding diversity—it’s full of rarely seen birds and interesting mammals.
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Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Colombia, Venezuela
Area:7,295,999 acres (2,952,586 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Protected Areas

Parque Nacional Guaramacal National Park
Parque Nacional Yacambu National Park
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER