Habitats and wildlife in Latin America

LATIN AMERICA, habitats & wildlife

Peru, San Martin Province
Peru, San Martin Province

Cerro Verde trail in the Cordillera Escalera above Tarapoto, 16 September 2018. MORE PHOTOS ON TRIP PAGE

Peru, Cerro Verde trail
Peru, Cerro Verde trail

before its descent into the forest, 16 Sept

Peru, Koepcke's Hermit site
Peru, Koepcke's Hermit site

over the Cordillera Escalera, 17 September 2018

Peru, Koepcke's Hermit site
Peru, Koepcke's Hermit site

view from the canopy tower, 17 September 2018

Peru, Cordillera Escalera arete
Peru, Cordillera Escalera arete

superb site for Riodinids with sheer drops on both sides,19 September 2018

Peru, Rumipata trail
Peru, Rumipata trail

Moyobamba, 21 Sept

Peru, Rumipata
Peru, Rumipata

forest stream, 21 Sept

Peru, Morro de Calzada
Peru, Morro de Calzada

Moyobamba, 24 September 2018

Peru, Morro de Calzada
Peru, Morro de Calzada

dry trail leading into deeper forest, 24 September 2018

Peru, Morro de Calzada
Peru, Morro de Calzada

volcano-like deposit of fine-grained sandstone, unusual habitat, 26 September 2018

Peru, Waqanki Lodge trail
Peru, Waqanki Lodge trail

Moyobamba, great site, 27 September 2018

Peru, 'Playa de los Mariposas'
Peru, 'Playa de los Mariposas'

between Moyobamba and Abra Patricia, 28 September 2018

Peru, Owlet Lodge trail
Peru, Owlet Lodge trail

Abra Patricia, Amazonas Province, 29 September 2018

Peru, Owlet Lodge
Peru, Owlet Lodge

view from the canopy tower, 29 September 2018

Peru, Owlet Lodge
Peru, Owlet Lodge

trail, 29 September 2018

Peru, Fundo alta Nieva
Peru, Fundo alta Nieva

bog flora, Abra Patricia, Amazonas, 30 Sept

Peru, Owlet Lodge
Peru, Owlet Lodge

panorama southwards from the main building, 30 September 2018

Peru, 'Marvellous Spatuletail' site
Peru, 'Marvellous Spatuletail' site

Pomacochas, Amazonas, 2 October 2018

Panama
Panama

forest-side track up from Canopy Lodge, 12 May 2018

Panama, Canopy Tower
Panama, Canopy Tower

dawn view to the south-east, 16 May 2018

Panama, Gamboa 'Pipeline'
Panama, Gamboa 'Pipeline'

track, 16 May 2018

Panama, Gamboa 'Pipeline'
Panama, Gamboa 'Pipeline'

muddy track, 16 May

Panama
Panama

threatening skies just after dawn from Canopy Tower, 18 May 2018

Panama, Plantation Trail
Panama, Plantation Trail

down from Canopy Tower, 18 May 2018

Panama, Parque Natural San Francisco
Panama, Parque Natural San Francisco

stream, 19 May 2018

Panama, Nuevo Vigia trail
Panama, Nuevo Vigia trail

deep in Darien Province, 22 May 2018

Panama, El Salto track
Panama, El Salto track

Darien, leading from the Pan American Highway to the Rio Chucunaque visited from Canopy Camp, 23 May 2018

Peru, Laguna de Huaracapay
Peru, Laguna de Huaracapay

the first field stop on a memorable trip to the Manu Road between November 2nd to 14th 2017 captured chronologically in the next 33 photos

Peru, Rio Quencomayo valley
Peru, Rio Quencomayo valley

linking Cusco with Paucartambo

Peru, Manu Road
Peru, Manu Road

descending near Wayqecha at around 3,000 metres

Peru, Puente Union
Peru, Puente Union

up the Manu road from Cock of the Rock Lodge

Peru, Brown Capucin family
Peru, Brown Capucin family

daily visitors to the bird garden at Cock of the Rock Lodge

Peru, Stream at Quitacalzon bridge
Peru, Stream at Quitacalzon bridge

a Manu road hotspot

Peru, Lake at Villa Carmen
Peru, Lake at Villa Carmen
Peru, Hoatzin
Peru, Hoatzin

at Villa Carmen. Nobody needs an alarm clock when these birds are around!

Peru, Trucha 2, Villa Carmen
Peru, Trucha 2, Villa Carmen
Peru, Shield Bug (?)
Peru, Shield Bug (?)

at Villa Carmen

Peru, Rio Kosnipata
Peru, Rio Kosnipata

towards Atalaya down the Manu road

Peru, Atalaya Mirador
Peru, Atalaya Mirador

view looking north

Peru, Pillcopata
Peru, Pillcopata

approaching across the box girder bridge