Paramos: Water for Life (2012)
- Documentary | Short | News
At 2,640 meters, Bogota, Colombia's capital, is home to more than eight million people who depend on the surrounding mountains for their water. Here one finds the paramos, a stunning landscape that's part of a natural machine that has sustained Bogota for centuries. This ecosystem is now threatened by mining, ranching and large scale agriculture. Millions could suffer if it is not conserved.