IMPORTANCE OF THE NORTH OF ANTIOQUIA FOR THE CITY OF MEDELLIN AND THE VALLEY OF ABURRA:
In the Highlands of the North of the Department of Antioquia, which include the municipality of Sta. Rosa de Osos, is where water is poured, the water that generates, downstream, a very high percentage (%) of electric power, through the implementation of power plants.
Many flows of the North Altiplano are used as drinking water supplies for the Valley of Aburra.
Thanks to the multiple currents of wind moving from North to South, large masses of cleansed air by forests remaining in the North plateau; the Valley of Aburra receives on a daily basis important flows of fresh, oxygenated air that helps breaking the thermal compression that sits and encapsulates the place, giving the inhabitants of the metropolitan area and the entire Valley of Aburra in general health and well-being.
North Highlands is the water reserve of the Valley of Aburra. -Drinking water and hydropower-.
ENTITIES INVOLVED IN THE PROJECT OR GIVEN KNOLEDGE OF IT:
Mayor of the municipality of Santa Rosa de Osos.
The municipality of Santa Rosa de Osos UMATA.
City Council of Santa Rosa de Osos.
Council of Medellín.
National Ministry of housing and environment.
Ministry of environment of the Government of Antioquia.
Municipal Planetarium of Medellín.
Botanical garden of Medellin.
Solidarity Fenalco Corporation.
Maku: Environmental Corporation. Collective University.
Maw: Fauna of the CES University research group.
Ecoelink. (Website - Social Network).
Organization by the environment.
AM environmentally conscious alternative.
Corporation by nature.
University of Antioquia.
Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Sede Medellín.
Regional Fund of the water Corporation. (Medellin - Antioquia).
North environmental tables.
Central Mini HMV's Guanaquitas.
Central Mini HMV's Caruquia.