Past Intern Publishes Natural History Note

We're excited to share a short natural history publication that past intern Alex Wendt published in the scientific journal Herpetological Review. Alex spent two months in the Jama-Coaque Reserve searching for reptiles and amphibians, and encountered a new species for the Reserve's species list with his pit-fall trap study. We expected this species was present

2017 Internship Dates Announced

We are excited to announce the academic calendar for our 2017 internship sessions! We had a great 2016 and are even more excited about our 2017 internship sessions! We have a lot of new and exciting activities planned for 2017, so make sure to check out the new calendar and apply soon. We'll share more

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. 24-30

Please make sure to follow our website and Facebook to keep up to date with the newest Updates from the Field each week! January 24-30, 2016   1. Water system takes teamwork: Heavy rains disrupted the functioning of the reserve's spring-box and sand filter water system recently, yielding the ironic situation of a (purified) water shortage right after a deluge

Updates from the Field: Jan. 3-9, 2016

Please make sure to follow our website and Facebook to keep up to date with the newest Updates from the Field each week! January 3-9, 2016 Happy New Year! Our staff have returned to the Jama-Coaque Reserve, and are jumping to fill you in on the happenings! 1. The latest interns have arrived! We're excited to be launching our

Updates from the Field: Nov. 16-21, 2015

Please make sure to follow our website and Facebook to keep up to date with the newest Updates from the Field each week! November 16-21, 2015  1. Congrats to the latest “crop” of PDC graduates! Interns Mary and Lisa are now holders of Permaculture Design Certificates, having participated in a two-­week theoretical and practical course. The knowledge and perspective they've gained will

English English Spanish Spanish