Humboldt Current 64 Giwa Regional Assessment
The Humboldt Current region is located along western South America, stretching from the Ecuadorian-Colombian border (1° N) to the south of Chile (55° S). A feature of the continental area is the Andean Mountain range that extends along the entire region defi ning the catchment of the Humboldt Current region. The countries in the region include parts of Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina and the whole of Chile. The impacts of the areas in Bolivia and Argentina on the Humboldt Current region are negligible and therefore these countries are excluded from the report.
10 Jan 2014