Orinoco wetlands

WWF Abstract

YouÂ’ll want to wear your boots in these wetlands. The Orinoco Wetlands ecoregion consists of flooded grasslands and forests along the northern delta of the Orinoco River in northeastern Venezuela. Along this major river system, patches of wetlands are dispersed throughout a mosaic of swamp forests, mangroves, and llanos (grassy plains with few trees).
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Ecozone:Neotropic
Biome:Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Countries:Venezuela
Area:1,471,999 acres (595,697 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER