Virtual Tour of the Andes and Amazon Rainforest
Sat, April 24, 2021 @ 01:00PM To Sat, April 24, 2021 @ 02:30PM
From some of the world’s longest mountain ranges to the world’s largest tropical rainforest. Today, our expert South American virtual guide will explore the history, wildlife, and future of these two natural marvels.
ANDES: The Andean Mountains are the longest continental mountain range in the world, spanning countries such as Colombia Ecuador, Peru, Argentina, and Chile. Their natural beauty has been the subject of geologists, photographers, and mountain climbers throughout the world! Our guide will take us on a virtual journey through its glaciers, volcanoes, grassland, desert, lakes, and forests. Encounter its natural wildlife including chinchillas and condors.
AMAZON RAINFOREST: The largest rainforest in the world covers areas of Colombia, Peru, Brazil, and others throughout South America. For several of the world’s animals, it has become their last refuge, including jaguars, happy eagles, pink river dolphins, slots spider monkeys, and poison dart frogs. There are over 40,000 plant species, 3,00 freshwater fish species, and almost 400 types of reptiles.
Note All Zoom links to attend the tour will be sent 30 minutes before the event (to the email you register with).
While the time is based on Eastern Standard Time, you can request a temporary recording if you are in a less convenient time zone.