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Old Tuesday 21st July 2020, 23:26   #1
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Quetzals and people living together!

This is a remarkable project I want to share with you. This local comunity of farmers in the highlands of Costa Rica have developed a sustainable strategy to protect the population of Resplendent Quetzal, but also protect the cloud forest and have a much higher income thatnks to the quality of the services they provide to birdwatchers and photographers.
https://watchingbirdscostarica.com/b...ng-in-harmony/
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Old Tuesday 21st July 2020, 23:50   #2
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Great stuff.....and what a fab photo!!
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Old Friday 24th July 2020, 12:04   #3
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Excellent

We saw Quetzals in the normal way by the roadside at Savegre but for a unique special sighting we went to one of these farms and saw a pair really well.
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The lodge I stayed at near Savegre had a fruiting tree in the back field which at 6-8 of them at the same time.
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