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Unformatted text preview: Volcanoes Popocatepetl Ixaccihuatk (white lady) close to mexico city Paricutin began to rise in the area The old crystalline rock the southern highland of mexico is one of the most rugged areas Old Antillia: land mass that once connected the carribean islands a with central america it touches the southern tip of mexico anlong with guatemala, and hondorus Antillean Foreland flat area of lime stone limestone is porous the yukatan has few surface streams cenotes sink holes filled with water The gulf coast low land is more fertile The andes run from the caribbean to the tiera del fuego longest continuous range in the world Aconcagua the highest mountain of the andes in western argintina High mountains in ecuador cotopaxi chimborazo deep valleys maker east to west movement difficult columbia is difficult to navigate the causa and the magalena river valleys Cordilliera Real...
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- Spring '09