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Quebrada Hualcán with Polylepis forest
WI_pe038_406.jpg Huashao  |  FarmlandThumbnailsQuebrada Hualcán  |  Polylepis sp.

View from the Cordillera Blanca across the Callejon de Huaylas in southwestern direction to the Cordillera Negra. Tree species of the genus Polylepis can form forest patches at 4500 m asl. (as seen in this photograph near to Laguna 513) or even higher.

Wednesday 11 July 2018 by Martin Mergili in South America / Peru (474 visits)