Juvenile Red-masked parakeet discovered in forest

BIG NEWS! Kevin Vaca, who is Field Operation Manager Uver Vaca's cousin, discovered a juvenile Red-masked parakeet in the forest last week! These birds, which are listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Redlist, are often captured and kept as pets. The bird found was too young to fly, and had most likely fallen out

Two Species Discoveries at Jama-Coaque Reserve!

We have very exciting news! Former intern David Burkart, who was with us in late summer 2012, has produced evidence of the existence two new frogs at JCR, which have not previously been known to occur in this area. The first, the Ecuadorian Blue Glass Frog (Cochranella mache), is extremely rare and listed as endangered, according to

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