What's Happening At Reserva Playa Tortuga

Intern will lead study about tent-making bats

Reserva Playa Tortuga has received a new intern from HAS University of Applied Sciences (Netherlands) called Michelle Bakker, who will work during 20 weeks in the study “Characterization of the tent-making bat species present at the RPT”. The methodology is to walk 3...

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Ocelots will be studied by intern from Netherlands

Tessa Van de Pas is a new intern from HAS University of Applied Sciences (Netherlands) who will spend 20 weeks in Reserva Playa Tortuga studing the ocelots. Tessa will use 6 cameras that are installed around the trails of the reserve, which will be 24 hours on. After...

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3 GPS loggers were set up in 2 crocs and 1 caiman

As part of the Crocodilian Monitoring Project in August 2017 some staff members and volunteers set up the first of 3 GPS logger on talok (croc in Bribri) of a 2.5 mt American croc, at the Terraba River. The main objetive of this project is to collect real-time...

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Kids had a blast on the Summer Camp 2018!! (Photo Gallery)

We finished our Summer Camp 2018... two weeks full of knowledge, adventures, smiles and good memories!! Special thanks to Museo Nacional Sitio arqueológico Finca 6, Parque Nacional Marino Ballena and Hacienda Barú Wildlife Refuge for receiving us. Thanks to the...

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