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image by Jaume Olle, 8 September 1996
Pastaza is a province in central eastern area of Ecuador in
Amazonica region. The capital is Puyo.
eljko Heimer, 15 July 1996
Flag and Coat of Arms could be seen at
Jarig Bakker, 26 January 2001
The symbols of Pastaza are prescribed in Order No. 12, adopted on 6 October
2003 by the Province Council. The Preamble of the Order says that the provincial
symbols were originally created on 23 March 1971 and reformed on 13 February
The 2003 Order is another reform, caused by the modification of the demarcation of the border with Peru resulting from the peace treaty, to be reflected in the coat of arms.
The flag of Pastaza province, whose shape is an horizontal rectangle, is divided in four quarters of equal size. The two opposed and alternated of green color and the other yellow, which represents the soil fertility and Pastaza's resources in gold and water.
Ivan Sache, 18 September 2018
Previously reported wrong flag
image by António Martins-Tuválkin, 12 September 2017
Redraw of the yellow over green horizontal 1:2 flag version to replace
Željko's pre-standard, 21-year old (!) image.
António Martins-Tuválkin, 12 September 2017
image from www.explored.com.ec, located by Jarig Bakker, 26 January 2001