Flora and Fauna
ALMA assumes responsibility for the Flora and Fauna habitat located around the radiotelescope facilities, under archaeological advisement with San Pedro de Atacama and Chilean authorities. ALMA was built under a policy of respect and protection of the existing Flora and Fauna in the area.
In this photo: A fox in Chajnantor.
Credit: Jaime Guarda – ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)