Pastazas river near Baños
Morona Santiago ( Spanish pronunciation: ) is a [moˈɾona sanˈtjaɣo] province in Ecuador. The province was established on February 24, 1954. The capital is Macas.
Economy [ edit ]
The provincial economy is industrially unexploited to its potential due to poor means of transportation. Its economy relies largely on the tourist sector of the rain forest. The
Sangay National Park and the indigenous town of Shuara are some of its main attractions.
Cantons [ edit ]
The province is divided into 12
cantons. The following table lists each with its population at the 2001 census, its area in square kilometres (km²), and the name of the canton seat or capital.
Limón Indanza 10,192
General Leonidas Plaza Gutiérrez
Pablo Sexto 1,188
San Juan Bosco 3,131
San Juan Bosco
Santiago de Méndez 9,841
Santiago de Méndez (Santiago)
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