Ecoregions of South America

Guianan Moist Forests Ecoregion (South America) Editor Sat, 03/30/2019 - 14:53
Located on the northeast coast of South America, the Guianan Moist Forests ecoregion is one of the largest continuous tracts of relatively pristine lowland tropical rain forest in the world. It holds a wide variety of regional biodiversity with high levels of species endemism and richness.
Guianan Savanna Ecoregion (South America) Editor Tue, 12/11/2018 - 16:57
The Guianan savanna is an ecoregion in the south of Venezuela, Guyana and Suriname and the north of Brazil. The savanna covers an area of rolling upland plains on the Guiana Shield between the Amazon and Orinoco basins.
Los Llanos / Llanos Ecoregion (South America) Editor Mon, 10/08/2018 - 20:17
Los Llanos is a vast tropical grassland plain situated to the east of the Andes in Colombia and Venezuela, in northwestern South America. It is an ecoregion of the flooded grasslands and savannas biome.
Magdalena Valley Dry Forests Ecoregion (South America) Editor Tue, 01/29/2019 - 21:23
The Magdalena Valley dry forests ecoregion is located in Colombia along the upper Magdalena River. There are many endemic species, but much of the original habitat has been destroyed by agriculture and over-grazing.
Magdalena Valley Montane Forests Ecoregion (South America) Editor Tue, 01/29/2019 - 21:25
The Magdalena Valley montane forests ecoregion is located in the Andes mountains of central Colombia. The ecoregion covers the higher land on both sides of the valley of the Magdalena River in the Colombian Andes. These montane forests have a wet climate, usually with cloud forests.
Orinoco Delta Swamp Forests Ecoregion (South America) Editor Wed, 01/02/2019 - 20:50
The Orinoco Delta Swamp Forests occur in a diverse and porous matrix of coastal vegetation types along the river delta and surrounding regions of northwestern Venezuela and northeastern Guyana. These inundated forests provide habitat to a number of endangered and endemic species.