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image by Blas Delgado Ortiz , 28 May 2000
Black stripe stands for petroleum ("black gold"), main
wealth of Putumayo. White is for calm nature of Putumayense people. Green is for
forests that cover 4/5 of area. At
the order of colors is reversed.
Ivan Sarajcic, 7 February 2007
Putumayo Department website it shows
two versions of the flag: a plain flag as reported and a flag charged with the coat of arms.
The description doesn't mention the coat of arms.
Dov Gutterman, 6 August 2009
image from departmental website
The Governor's Sash of the Department of Putumayo is seen here:
https://twitter.com/claudialopez/status/682264001816952832). It is the same flag with the coat of arms in the middle.
For additional information go to Putumayo (official website): https://www.putumayo.gov.co/
Esteban Rivera, 13 August 2018