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Peru creates new conservation area in Loreto's Amazon with private bio-park - Peru Reports


Peru Reports
Authorities said that the official demarcation of this new private conservation bio-park will allow them to better protect flora and fauna species in the area. Animals considered special in Peru and found within the park's perimeters include species of ...

Peru park's biodiversity at risk from illegal mining, drug production - Mongabay.com


Mongabay.com
If the locations of illegal activities were marked on a map, the magnitude of the illegal mining and drug-trafficking problems in Peru's Bahuaja-Sonene National Park would be obvious. The natural protected area covers 10,900 square kilometers (4,200 ...

Birding Boosts Ecology and Economy in Sheridan - Sheridan Media (press release)


Sheridan Media (press release)
Dr. Jackie Canterbury, President of Big Horn Audubon society, says 'Birding at the Brinton' is a boost to both the local economy and ecology. According to Cantrell, the group meets every month even in the winter: Membership continuity fosters ...

Birding from Peru's Canopy Walkway

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Birding ecotour to Peru's Amazon region, based around a canopy walkway. Photographs, species list, and maps.

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Photographs of various growth stages of this annual plant.

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Images of the ancestors of the alpaca.

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Provides a list of the 155 species generally considered to be in this family, and links to other sites.

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Follow the birding blog observations from a soldier's tour in Iraq as well as recounted wildlife sightings from others stationed and working in Iraq.

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E-mail group to discuss gull identification and exchange photos.

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Annotated photo gallery.