The Amazon rainforest, also known as Amazônia, is a biogeographical region in South America that occupies the Amazon basin, a drainage basin of the Amazon River and its tributaries. Often referred to as the "lungs of the Earth," Amazonia plays a crucial role in regulating the planet's climate and producing oxygen.
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Biomes / Ecosystems of Ecuador
Páramo is a neotropical high mountain biome. Also referred to as Andean Moorland, this grassland ecosystem is found mainly in the northwest corner of South America: in the upper Andes of Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela.