High Mountains?. Luke Barnes and Drew Osburn. The High Mountains. CLIMATE… . The climate of The Andes is divided into two major regions: the Northern and Southern climates. The Northern climate is characterized by hotter, rainier weather, as it is closer to the equator.
Luke Barnes and Drew Osburn
There are very few consumers that can survive the harsh conditions in the High Mountains.
Animals must have thick fur and tend to be small in size to conserve heat.
Many of the animals found here hibernate to survive cold winters.