Ecoregions of South America

Atacama Desert Ecoregion (Chile) Editor Mon, 03/11/2019 - 14:48
The Atacama Desert is located in northern Chile between Argentina on the west and the Pacific Ocean on the east. Sparsely populated and containing considerable mineral resources, the Atacama Desert is one of the driest places in the world and one the top three tourist destinations in Chile.
Cerrado Biome and Ecoregion (South America) Editor Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:36
The Cerrado is the largest savanna region in South America and the largest ecoregion in the Americas. It encompasses central Brazil as well as small portions of northeastern Paraguay and eastern Bolivia. Biologically the richest savanna in all the world, it contains an extraordinary amount of biodiversity.