American Pictures/ Tony Morrison
forests in the Malalcahuello National Reserve/ Reserva Nacional Malalcahuello
in the Andes mountains east of Temuco, at approximately 750m. The vegetation includes
several species of Nothofagus, the Coigüe -N.dombeyi, Ñirre
- N.antarctica , Lenga - N.pumilio, Raulí - N.procera
with the largest leaves of all the Nothofagus, laurel-like tepas, and many
ferns and grasses.