Paramo de Chirripo, Costa Rica
Typical páramo vegetation around Lake Caricocha, Mojanda, Ecuador.
Panorama of the Playa de los Frailejones, Ocetá Páramo
Flora and fauna
Culcitium sp. in Paramo de Chiles, Ecuador.
Jamesonia sp. in Paramo de Chirripo, Costa Rica
Woolly paramo donkey
History and human impact
A large number of combatants in the army commanded by Simon Bolivar died of Hypothermia trying to cross the Paramo of Pisba during the events of Colombian Declaration of Independence