Additionally, a portion of proceeds from the work will be going to work in the region to preserve both the indigenous culture and the environment of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
where these tribes reside.
BOGOTEu, Colombia, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An intense and prolonged dry season in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
combined with fires set by Kogi indigenous people for agricultural purposes has devastated its fragile high-elevation habitat (paramo), home to a suite of endemic plants and animals.
The Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
in northern Colombia is used by birds to store large energy reserves prior to crossing the Caribbean Sea (Bayly et al.
En la Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
, norte de Colombia, se han documentado recientemente cuatro de las cinco especies de Atelopus endemicas de este macizo, las cuales se encuentran criticamente amenazadas (UICN 2009): A.
Washington, Sept 21 (ANI): The highest coastal mountain on Earth, Colombia's Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
, has been on the move for a long, long time as indicated by a new study.
Inheritors of the Taironas from the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
(our 'elder little brothers' as they called themselves), they compare the act of weaving (the beginning of ceramic creation) with the process of thinking.
One group, the Nasa, live in the mountains in northern Cauca, and the other, the Arhuaco, are one of four indigenous communities that have lived in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
in the northeastern part of the country since time immemorial.
The research contributes to the understanding of the sequence of social change among the indigenous people found by the Spanish in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
, and the forces and circumstances that help to explain the sequence of change.
The study looked at aerial fumigations in the northeastern department of Bocaya, the northern Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
, and the southern regions of Valle del Cauca, Putumayo, and Narino from September 2004 to March 2005.
The presence of Triassic (foliated or not) granitoids at La Guajira Peninsula (Maya, 2001), and at Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
(Tschanz et al.
He insisted that there should be 'real solutions' to the humanitarian crisis in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
, where the tourists were captured, as part of any deal to free them.
Our observations and descriptions were made at the "Cuchilla de San Lorenzo" on the SW slope of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
(SNSM) in northern Colombia.