Rhys has raised more than PS250,000 for charity in the walks - this years money is still being collected - and next year hopes to lead a walk into the Patagonian Andes
. It is a walk Aled is helping to organise.
The results of the research, carried out on the Patagonian Andes
, came as a surprise.
However in very cold climates such as the Patagonian Andes
, rather than scraping away the surface of the mountain, the team found that glaciers protect the mountain top and sides from erosion.
Interactive effects of basin features and land-use change on macroinvertebrate communities of headwater streams in the Patagonian Andes
. River Res.
SIR - As one of the 40 participants in next week's sponsored trek over the Patagonian Andes
for Mencap Cymru, may I be allowed to thank those who have helped us raise funds for a very worthy cause.
The Patagonian Andes
uplift produced an important orographic rain shadow to the east of this mountain belt during Miocene time
Metamorphic P-T conditions of Late Jurassic rhyolites in the Magallanes fold and thrust belt, Patagonian Andes
VOYAGE THROUGH PATAGONIAN ANDES
: Explore (0870 333 4001) offers 16-day guided tour, departing Nov 11 & 25, from base of Chilean Andes and voyage on MV Magallannes past dolphins, fjords and thousands of islands along Pacific coastline.
(1998), the confirmed current distribution for huemul extended along the Patagonian Andes
and the southern coastal areas of the Pacific Ocean.
WHILE on holiday recently in South America, I visited the ski resort of San Carlos de Bariloche, high in the Patagonian Andes
Rising in the distance, past bends and turns, we catch a glimpse of that giant peak, at over 11,350 feet, the highest in the Patagonian Andes
. Its harsh summit boasts three colossal crests--the Argentine, the Chilean, and an international peak that splits the massif in two.
Instead of being at our intended destination of Jujuy on the border with Bolivia and in the sub-tropics, we were above the town of San Carlos de Bariloche in the Patagonian Andes