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October 2019

October has been another fun and exciting month here at Cloudbridge Nature Reserve.    As many of you know, October can be a rainy time of year in our part of Costa Rica, but this year it hasn´t been too bad.  … Continue reading

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September 2019

September is Costa Rica´s civic month – the country´s Independence is celebrated on the 15th, with parades, folkloric dance, singing of patriotic hymns and delicious typical food. In 1821, Central America (including Costa Rica) was granted Independence from Spain, which … Continue reading

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August 2019

Research and Volunteers: Dylan  presented the preliminary results on a new camera trapping program we have been setting up in the reserve. The new program has set up 8 cameras in the reserve, that we rotate through 16 locations every … Continue reading

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July 2019

A beautiful photo of a Talamanca Viper sent in by Ariadna Bach who visited Cloudbridge. We welcome Carrie Visintainer the new manager of the Cloudbridge Nature Reserve. Carrie’s just arrived at Cloudbridge from Colorado. With a background in communications and … Continue reading

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June 2019

Orchids can be seen all year round. It is a matter of looking carefully as they grow as hidden gems in the forest. Research: Jonathan Slifkin was here for 3 months continuing the work of Izzy Soane and Jeffrey Roth … Continue reading

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August 2018

The rainy afternoons this time of year create some amazing rich green colors in the forest.  As the rainy season continues there is good reason to visit this area if you don’t mind a little moisture.  The lushness of the … Continue reading

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July 2018

Cloud Forest Fungi       Research and Volunteers: My name is Eli and I’m 21 years old from Wales, UK. I’ve just finished my second year at The University of Manchester studying Zoology with French. I came to Cloudbridge … Continue reading

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June 2018

@gaiawilson_photography on Instagram and Gaia Wilson photography on Facebook   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 … 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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