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Overview

One of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Peruvian Amazony considered as the lung of humanity, is of the few wild zones where man has not caused harm and still is not present. Peruvian jungle hosts a great amount of species, extinguished in other places and non-existing in other parts of the world, Peruvian jungle is single for its beauty and for the species for which it is inhabited, species of birds that are still surprising the cientists, some insects that are being registered little by little, reptiles that were not known and species that only exist in the Peruvian amazonic jungle. The Peruvian jungle has many parks and biological reserves, that have individually the size of many European nations, it exists reserves to which are forbidden the entrance of persons also of cientists without a special permission given by the Peruvian State. It exists different regions and divisions of the Peruvian jungle, the cloudy forest is the beginning before descending to the amazonic plain, many millenary towns got developed inside the amazonic jungle.

Geography

One of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Peruvian Amazony considered as the lung of humanity, is of the few wild zones where man has not caused harm and still is not present.

Peruvian jungle hosts a great amount of species, extinguished in other places and non-existing in other parts of the world, Peruvian jungle is single for its beauty and for the species for which it is inhabited, species of birds that are still surprising the cientists, some insects that are being registered little by little, reptiles that were not known and species that only exist in the Peruvian amazonic jungle.

The Peruvian jungle has many parks and biological reserves, that have individually the size of many European nations, it exists reserves to which are forbidden the entrance of persons also of cientists without a special permission given by the Peruvian State. It exists different regions and divisions of the Peruvian jungle, the cloudy forest is the beginning before descending to the amazonic plain, many millenary towns got developed inside the amazonic jungle.


Economy

The economy in the jungle is joined to the extractive mining and many times joined to agriculture, to the production of fruits and medicinal plants. Another of the important economical activities in this region is the woody extraction, of species of allowed trees by the Peruvian State.

History

The history of the amazonic jungle is joined to tribes of nomadas from this region, the inca warriors only reached up to certain spots since what they called Antisuyo was dangerous and unknown with giant beasts that could devorate them.

One of the greatest civilizations of the jungle were Chachapoyas located in the cloudy forest.