Landforms of South America

Mount Roraima: Pacaraima Mountains (South America) The Editor Wed, 05/12/2021 - 19:56
Mount Roraima is the highest of the Pacaraima Mountains, a chain of tepui plateaus in South America. It serves as the tripoint of Venezuela, Guyana, and Brazil. These tabletop mountains are considered to be the oldest geological formations on Earth.
Northern Patagonian Ice Field (Chile) The Editor Wed, 10/24/2018 - 16:53
The Northern Patagonian Ice Field, located in southern Chile, is the smaller of two remnant parts in which the Patagonian Ice Sheet in the Andes Mountains of lower South America can be divided. It is completely contained within the boundaries of Laguna San Rafael National Park.
Nueva Esparta: Margarita, Cubagua and Coche Islands (Venezuela) The Editor Fri, 09/13/2019 - 18:34
Margarita Island, also known as the "Isle of Pearls," is situated off the northeastern coast of Venezuela in the Caribbean Sea. Margarita Island, along with Cubagua Island and Coche Island, are the largest of 70 islands comprising Nueva Esparta state.
Orinoco River, Basin and Delta (South America) The Editor Mon, 08/19/2019 - 16:59
Beginning high in the Sierra Parima Mountains of Venezuela and Brazil, the Orinoco River flows in a giant arc before discharging in the Atlantic Ocean in Venezuela. Its tributaries are the major transportation system for eastern and interior Venezuela and the llanos of Colombia.
Pantanal: Floodplain and Wetland (South America) The Editor Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:35
Stretching across portions of Brazil, Bolivia and Paraguay, the Pantanal is a natural region encompassing the world's largest tropical wetland area. This gigantic seasonal floodplain ecoregion is also home to a staggering variety of plants and wildlife.