Madre de Dios

Madre de Dios, Peru

Travel Blogs from Madre de Dios

Madre de Dios Travel Blogs (10)
killer catfish...., On the Madre de Dios River, Peru travel blog

killer catfish....

A travel blog entry by rawhideone

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... simple.  He catches the next and then I've got the third.  In the interest of full participation, I want to unhook and de-spine it.  I copy his method...hook out...one spine...on to the next...in a final plea for survival, the fish whips ...

feeding the mosquitos..., On the Madre de Dios River, Peru travel blog

feeding the mosquitos...

A travel blog entry by rawhideone

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... , my chances are reduced further and I feel safe.    This lake is beautiful...it's an old stream meander of the Madre de Dios...an oxbow that is rich in wildlife and protected by the gov't...  As we canoe back to resume our hike, we see ...

Monkeys monkey monkeys, Madre de Dios Region, Peru travel blog

Monkeys monkey monkeys

A travel blog entry by annie.marggraff

I haven't had a chance to post in a while because the past couple weeks have been crazy. The main PI of the trapping research, Gideon, arrived on June 11. We had begun training a couple days prior but had to take a break for a day because all of the ...

Final days, Madre de Dios Region, Peru travel blog

Final days

A travel blog entry by annie.marggraff

Didn't realize it has been a month since I last wrote! The past few weeks of trapping have been sparse, with most of the large or easy to catch groups done in the beginning weeks. Thankfully, that has meant more time to do laundry, sleep, and run. ...