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Colobian Institute of Hydrology, Meteorology and Environmental Studies (IDEAM) 2000
Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
Retreat of the ice cap on the Volcano Nevado Santa Isabel (Colombia)
Shows the retreat of the glacier on the volcano Nevado Santa Isabel and the correlation of global warming.
With spectacular mountain peak glaciers melting away, the area becomes less attractive to tourists. In addition, the local forestry and agricultural fertility suffer.