The Desert Speaks

Ecuador’s Fog Forest: Mists over the Desert

Passport Season 17 Episode 7 | 26m 20s

Host David Yetman travels to the agrarian community of Loma Alta, Ecuador. This city lives in symbiosis with a cloud forest nature preserve situated in the mountains above the city. Before the area was protected, local residents exploited and decimated the forest with little regard for its ecosystem.

Aired: 03/18/19

Rating: TV-PG

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