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Trabajo quimestral_Juan José Cárdenas

by Juan José Cárdenas Cárdenas


Theme: The Andean Condor

Author: Juan Jose Cardenas

Course: First "D1"

Teacher: Lic. Diano Patricia Otavalo Ordoñes

Subject: English

Ecuador basin
¨Clil project
Animal trafficking in Ecuador¨
Species trafficking is one of the most harmful and profitable illicit businesses in the world. This crime against nature moves between 10,000 and 20,000 million euros each year, a figure comparable to that of arms and drug trafficking.
Every day more than 80 elephants are killed for the ivory of their tusks and if the rate of extermination continues throughout the world
The Andean condor
The Andean condor is one of the most important species in Ecuador, and is considered a precious animal, a symbol of spirituality and power for many Andean cultures, and these are some of its characteristics

-The condor's fur is dark brown.

-The condor is the most important bird in Ecuador.

-Apart from being a very beautiful bird, it has a size of 120 cm and a weight of 12 kg, if it were a little bigger, it would be the size of a lamp post.
In general, these birds are usually found at high altitudes, mainly in the mountains of the Andes mountain range in America, a mountain chain that passes through Ecuador.

They also usually inhabit the coastal mountains
Condor Feeding
Condor feeding It is almost considered a scavenger animal, because it mainly feeds on dead animals, such as: