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  • Regions of Latin America Central America The Caribbean South America South America
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  • Satellite Image of Latin America
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  • Bodies of Water Atlantic Ocean Pacific Ocean Gulf of Mexico Caribbean Sea Amazon R. Orinoco R. Lake Titicaca Parana R.
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  • Mountains and Peaks Andes Mts. Sierra Madres Mts. Guiana Highlands Brazilian Highlands Patagonian Plateau
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  • Andes Mountains (Peru)
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  • View from Santiago,Chile
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  • Llamas in the Andes
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  • The Sierra Madres, Mexico
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  • Copper Canyon area of N. Mexico
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  • Guianan Highlands, Venezuela
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  • Angel Falls Worlds Largest
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  • Brazilian Highlands
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  • Patagonian Plateau (Chile)
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  • Valleys Plains and Basins Amazon Basin Pampas Mato Grosso Llanos
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  • Amazon Rain Forest
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  • Diverse Animals
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  • Dense Forests
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  • Mato Grosso
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  • 1992 2006 Bright red is forested areas. Gray is clear cut areas.
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  • Orinoco Lowlands, the Llanos
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  • Cattle Ranching on the Pampas
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  • Deserts Atacama Desert Chihuahuan Desert
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  • Atacama Desert
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  • Driest Desert Avg. of.04 inches/year Some rain stations have NEVER measured any rain!
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  • Chihuahuan Desert - Mexico
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  • Cities Mexico City Havanna Port-au-Prince Panama City Santiago Lima Buenos Aires Brasilia Rio De Janiero Caracas Bogota
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  • Others Falkland Islands Cape Horn Panama Canal
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  • The Falkland Islands or Islas Malvinas
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  • Cape Horn
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  • The Panama Canal
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  • Going Through the Panama Canal
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  • Earthquake Zones
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  • Active Volcanoes
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  • The Tropical Hemisphere
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  • LatinAmericanClimaticZones
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  • Very Varied Climate Zones
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  • Precipitation
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  • Temperatures
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  • Elevation
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  • Altitudinal Zonation: Vertical Climate
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  • Amazon Rain Forest
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  • On the Ground Floor of the Rain Forest
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  • Three-Tiered Canopy
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  • Native Indians of the Amazon
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  • Jungle Fauna
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  • Minerals of the Amazon Region Diamonds Amethyst Quartz Bauxite
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  • Deforestation in the Amazon
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  • Agriculture and Fishing
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  • Banana Plantation
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  • Harvesting Sugar Cane
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  • Growing Coffee
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  • Rubber Industry
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  • Oil Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico
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  • Eco-Tourism
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  • Drug Trafiking Routes
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  • Population and Projections
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  • LatinAmericasPopulationDistribution
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  • Mexico City, Mexico
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  • Rio De Janiero
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  • Sao Paolo, Brazil
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  • Overcrowding in Sao Paolo, Brazil
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  • Squatter Settlements in Major Latin American Cities
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