Updates from the Field: March 2016

Please make sure to follow our website and Facebook to keep up to date with the newest Updates from the Field each week! March 2016 So it's been a little while, which we apologize for! We've been busy with welcoming interns and staff transitions, but we're back! Learn all about our new Science and Intern Manager on our Management

Updates from the Field: Feb. 7-13

Please make sure to follow our website and Facebook to keep up to date with the newest Updates from the Field each week! February 7-13, 2016 1. Tropical Bird Feeder in action:  After several trial runs with fruit and nectar feeders set up in various places,  we have initiated a new pilot study at the Bamboo House—a tropical bird feeder

Updates from the Field: Jan. 31-Feb. 6

Please make sure to follow our website and Facebook to keep up to date with the newest Updates from the Field each week! January 31-February 6, 2016 1. Small rare jewel? All of the hummingbirds that grace the Jama-Coaque with their presence are appreciated, but we may have had a recent sighting of a Little Woodstar (Chaetocercus bombus).  According

Updates from the Field: Jan. 10-16

January 10-16, 2016   Rose-Faced Parrots!  Thursday's hike had two themes—learning some native plants with Park Ranger Marquez and checking our camera traps.  We were ecstatic to spot three Rose-Faced Parrots (Pyrilia pulchra), a species we've been on the lookout for but hadn't seen in months. We know it isn't a great photo, but those suckers

New photos added to our Wildlife Gallery!

Check out some of the wildlife spottings by our Intern Coordinator Eva in our Wildlife Gallery, including this phenomenal photo of a Humpback whale while on a whale-watching trip with the Fall 2014 interns!

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

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