Brazil

Low-water-season-Amazon-127

 

During the Amazon low-water season, river levels can be 10, 15 or even 20 meters lower than during the high-water season. 
 


 

Exposed river banks at low water

 

Während der Niedrigwasser-Saison kann der Wasserstand des Amazonas 10, 15, aber auch 20 Meter niedriger liegen als zur Hochwasser-Zeit.

 

Location: Amazon River, Brazil
Date: December 2018

Comment:
Taken by: Maria J. Clauss

 

Tropical-Rainforest-Manaus-126

 

Over 300 different tree species can be found within a single hectare of tropical rainforest in the Amazon. Thousands of species of epiphytes and animal thrive in the habitats provided by these canopy trees. 


 

Tree diversity and conservation in the tropics

 

Gut 300 Baumarten können in einem Hektar Regenwald in Amazonien wachsen. Zusätzlich gedeihen tausende von Aufsitzerpflanzen und Tierarten im Lebensraum Baum – ob in der Krone, am Stamm oder in den Wurzeln.
 

 

Location:  Manaus, Brazil
Date: December 2018

Comment:
Taken by: Maria J. Clauss

 

Amazon Lily Cruise 70

 

Viewing Victoria amazonica in its natural habitat.

 

 

Expedition cruise on the Amazon River

 

Auf Exkursion zu den Amazonas-Riesenseerosen.

 

 

 

Location: Amazon River, Brazil
Date: April 2015

Comment:
Taken by: Maria J. Clauss

 
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