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June 2018

  Research and Volunteers: Hello, I’m Gaia Wilson and I’m from England. I am currently studying my Masters in Wildlife Biology and Conservation part-time and I was working full time but decided to leave my job and come to Latin … Continue reading

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May 2018

Cloudbridge Nature Reserve is a birding hotspot for discovering lower montane cloud forest birds.  May was an active month as it is the breeding season for many of the species here.  These collared Trogans were hanging around chirping and calling … Continue reading

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April 2018

BE THE CHANGE ON EARTH DAY AND EVERYDAY OF THE YEAR! For 2018 the focus on Earth Day is to help end plastic pollution.  For now we at Cloudbridge are helping to recycle in our community by sorting and bagging … Continue reading

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March 2018

  Research and Volunteers: My name is Janina Harms and I am from Germany. I am a 22 year old girl studying Animal Management in the Netherlands. As long as I can remember, my life has been centered around animals, … Continue reading

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February 2018

  Research and volunteers: This is the month for bird presentations as some of our researchers are wrapping up their time at Cloudbridge.   Roopak Bhatt completed his bird monitoring study this month.  From November through January he monitored the … Continue reading

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January 2018

  Research and Volunteers: Selina “I’m Selina Mellin and I am from Gibraltar. I have had a passion for wildlife since before I can remember and have undertaken various wildlife conservation trips in the past. This time I chose to … Continue reading

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December 2017

    Research and Volunteers: Brie presented her tropical bird monitoring research.  She has been here since September and was one of the volunteers who experienced tropical storm Nate. The storm added another element to her research. She filled us … Continue reading

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November 2017

      Research and Volunteers: Tim, Timo and Feite setting up butterfly traps on 11/27/17 Annika and Jordan wrapped up their study on warbler interactions this month. They looked at how migratory and resident warblers interacted with other birds … Continue reading

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October 2017

Hurricane Nate decided to leave a little parting gift for Costa Rica as it passed by on its way northward. Torrential rain came down throughout the country causing landslides, road closures and loss of homes and bridges. Cloudbridge was also … Continue reading

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Sept 2017

We are once again the midst of rainy season.  This is what sustains our new planted trees, provides the tropical forests with moisture and sustenance, and is a period of growth and renewal.   Research: Amy Sutley, one of our … Continue reading

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