South America Continent Information:
South America is a continent south of North America, between the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean.
South America Cities:
Cartagena, Maracaibo, Caracas, Maturin, Merida, Cucuta, Georgetown, Paramaribo, Medellin, Manizales, Bogota, Cayenne, Ibague, Cali, Quito, Belem, Guayaquil, Manaus, Sao Luis, Cuenca, Fortaleza, Teresina, Recife, Lima, Salvador, Cuiaba, Brasilia, La Paz, Goiania, Cochabamba, Santa Cruz, Sucre, Belo Horizonte, Londrina, Rio De Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Salta, Asuncion, Curitiba, San Miguel de Tucuman, Porto Alegre, Cordoba, Santa Fe, Rosario, Valparaiso, Santiago, Buenos Aires, Montevideo, Concepcion, Mar del Plata.
South America Locations:
Amazonas (Amazon River) in Brazil, Atlantic Ocean, Cordillera de los Andes along the east coast, Lago Maracaibo in Venezuela, Lago Titicaca between Peru and Bolivia, Laguna Mar Chiquita in Argentina, Pacific Ocean, Parana River in Brazil, Rio de la Plata between Uruguay and Argentina and Salar de Uyuni in Brazil.
South America Natural Resources:
South America has a wide range of natural resources. Please consult the natural resources list for specific countries.
South America Natural Hazards:
South America has a wide range of natural hazards. Please consult the hazards list for specific countries.
South America Environmental Issues:
South America has a wide range of environmental issues. Please consult the environmental issues list for specific countries.
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