Lesser CapybaraHydrochoerus isthmius The semiaquatic Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) of South America is iconic as the world’s largest species of rodent. Perhaps less familiar is the other species of capybara, the Lesser Capybara, which

Rufous-crested CoquetteLophornis delattrei Photo by Carlos Bethancourt   Even within the charismatic hummingbird family (Trochilidae), the tiny, rare, ornately plumaged Rufous-crested Coquette is a standout birders’ favorite. The male Rufous-crested Coquette is most easily

Last November, biologist Mark Stanback of Davidson College, North Carolina contacted us about a research project that he and his students hoped to conduct, focusing on the behavior of the Orange Nectar Bats

The orders from the Panamanian health authorities in response to the pandemic have been a major impediment for business owners and others seeking outside pleasures, but in the foothills of Chagres NP east

Cecropia Cecropia spp. Photo by Jerry & Linda Harrison   Cecropias are some of the most conspicuous Neotropical trees, identifiable by their thin, pale trunks and large, lobed leaves. They are typical of

Orange Nectar Bat Lonchophylla robusta Photo by David Tipling   The Orange Nectar Bat is a common species of mid-elevation rainforests and a regular nighttime visitor to the Canopy Lodge hummingbird feeders! This

Darién y el Aguila Harpía Raúl Arias de Para, 1991 Todo en Darién es grande. Grandes son sus piragüas, las que se miden no en metros de longitud sino en la cantidad de

Historia del Canopy Tower La Metamorfosis de una Torre de Radar Abandonada Raúl Arias de Para, 2000 !Que entre la luz! Lo primero que hice, a finales de 1997, cuando la ANAM (entonces

Palabras de Raúl Arias de Para al asumir la Presidencia de la Fundación Avifauna Eugene Eisenmann Panamá 22 de Julio de 2002 Gracias a todos por acompañarnos hoy en esta ocasión. El momento

Palabras de Raúl Arias de Para en la inauguración del Canopy Tower 13 de Abril de 1999 Señor Presidente, amigos todos: Sean mis primeras palabras de agradecimiento al Señor Presidente y a su distinguida