Ecuador Megadiverse


Ecuador is a giant in Diversity of Life!

Ecuador is the smallest country in South America, located in a Biodiversity Crossroad.

It is crossed from North to South by the youngest mountain range in the world: The Andes.

The Regions of Ecuador

Ecuador has 4 Natural Regions easily to recognize:

  • Coast
  • Andes
  • Amazon
  • Galapagos

The Major Rivers of Ecuador

Ecuador has an amazing amount of water at each side of the Andes, flowing into the major rivers of the country:

  • Napo River
  • Guayas River
  • Esmeraldas River
  • Pastaza River
  • Aguarico River

The Major Waterfalls of Ecuador