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    A family of 14 capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris). These are the world's largest rodent weighing up to 140lbs (65kg). The jaguar is their main enemy.

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  • 862-03360724

    Sunset on a bend of the Upper Manu River. The rivers are the highways of the Amazon. Ecotourists riding back from a day's wildlife watching are rewarded with the sight of a tropical sky reflected on the surface.

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  • 862-03360723

    Algae on an Amazonian oxbow lake. Over 90% of lowland forest has at one time or another been a lake or riverbed. The river bends that form oxbow lakes eventually silt up and are overgrown by swamp,bamboo and other fast growing secondary forest trees.

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    Giant river otters (Pteronura brasiliensis). These grow to over 6 feet (1.8m) long. They hunt in family groups and are known as river wolves. They are one of the rarest mammals on the planet due to having been hunted for their pelts. An adult male basks in the afternoon sun during the seven hours a day spent hunting for fish.

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  • 862-03360716

    Red and green macaws (Ara chloroptera) gather in a tree at dawn before descending to a clay lick,where the minerals in the earth help neutralise the toxins given off by the plants they eat.

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  • 862-03360709

    A male Ameiva lizard ( Ameiva ameiva) follows the female seen vertically top left of the picture. His colouring matches leaf litter both long dead and recent.

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  • 862-03360689

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Earthwatch volunteer and scientist recording data of a land Transect in the Lago Preto Reserve. .

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  • 862-03360722

    A local ecotourism guide surveys the lowland forest from a ridge. In her daypack she carries binoculars,bird book and first aid. Bird watching is popular here where the world record for species diversity is held.

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  • 862-03360715

    One of many hundreds of tree frogs found within Manu National Park. Note the suckers on its feet and the large eyes for nocturnal vision.

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  • 862-03360713

    Pierid butterflies. Absorb minerals from the urine of capybaras deposited on the beach half an hour previously. Minerals are extremely hard to come by in the Amazon rain forest and are sought out wherever they can be found.

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  • 862-03360712

    White caiman (caiman crocodilus). Smaller of the two common South American crocodilians. Never as endangered as it's large Black relative due to the size of it's small pelt.

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  • 862-03360711

    Community spiders create huge webs enveloping entire trees. Here the dew drops of dawn create a fairy tale effect. The fruit are Limas,a citrus similar to a grapefruit.

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  • 862-03360637

    Peru,Amazon,Yavari River. Rain & mist on the Yavari River,Lago Preto Conservation Reserve.

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  • 862-03437310

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Wasp nest at the Zoological Park of Quistococha,in Iquitos.

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  • 862-03732032

    Peru. A Spix s Guan in the tropical forest of the Amazon Basin. Slightly larger than a chicken, named after a C19th German explorer.

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  • 862-03732031

    Peru. A Colourful blue-and-yellow macaw in the tropical forest of the Amazon Basin.

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  • 862-03732026

    Peru. A brown aguti in the tropical forest of the Amazon Basin.

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  • 862-03360725

    Slash and burn agriculture is one of the largest destructive forces in the Amazon. The surrounding forest is filled with smoke.

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  • 862-03360714

    Rothschilds moth (Saturniidae Rothschidia) spreads its 8-inch (20cm) wingspan. It is one of the largest moths in the world.

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    A hatchet faced tree frog (Sphaenorhynchus lacteus),one of the hundreds of species found within the park.

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  • 862-03360707

    Horned Toad (Ceratophrys cornuta) . This is essentially a mouth with feet,and will eat anything smaller than itself,other toads included. Such is their camouflage that they are best found at night betrayed by eyeshine with a torch.

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  • 862-03360688

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. A liana (or Monkey Staircase) reaches down to the forest floor from the rainforest Canopy,Lago Preto Conservation Reserve,Amazon.

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  • 862-03360687

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Philodendren leaves at the Zoological Park of Quistococha,in Iquitos.

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  • 862-03360686

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. A stand of Bamboo at the Zoological Park of Quistococha,in Iquitos.

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  • 862-03732076

    Peru, The strongly scented wax-like blossom of a Stanhopea orchid growing beside the Urubamba River.

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  • 862-03732072

    Peru, A Prosthechea orchid, both terrestrial and lithophytic, grows in the cloud forest beside the Urubamba River.

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  • 862-03732071

    Peru, The striking Guzmania bromeliad growing beside the Urubamba River near Aguas Calientes is both terrestrial and epiphytic.

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    Peru. A Blue-crowned Trogan photographed high in the canopy of the lush, tropical forests of the Amazon Basin.

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    Peru. A Colourful blue-and-yellow macaw in the tropical forest of the Amazon Basin.

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    Peru. A Squirrel monkey in the lush, tropical forest of the Amazon Basin.

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  • 862-03732027

    Peru. A brilliant Scarlet macaw in the tropical forest of the Amazon Basin.

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  • 862-03732024

    Peru. A bromeliad growing in the tropical forest of the Amazon Basin. The best-known bromeliad is the pineapple.

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  • 862-03732023

    Peru. Jesus, an experienced local guide at Inkaterra Rerserve Amazonica, crossing a bridge on the treetop-canopy walk.

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  • 862-03732022

    Peru. The tropical forest near the Madre de Dios River, some 16 km from Puerto Maldonado.

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    Peru. An aerial rooting tree in the tropical forest near the Madre de Dios River.

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  • 862-03732019

    Peru. Colourful Scarlet macaws perch high above the canopy of the forest near the banks of the Madre de Dios River

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  • 862-03732018

    Peru. A Squirrel monkey feeds on flowers in the lush, tropical forest on the banks of the Madre de Dios River.

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  • 862-03732017

    Peru. A Squirrel monkey feeds on flowers in the lush, tropical forest on the banks of the Madre de Dios River.

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  • 862-03732015

    Peru. The red waters of an important tributary of the Madre de Dios river wind through thick jungle near Puerto Maldonado.

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  • 862-03360726

    Grass hoppers mating at night on a fern in the rainforest. The female is notably larger than the male.

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  • 862-03360721

    A local guide underneath a giant tree fern on the Inca trail to Machu Picchu. The Inca trail descends from above the tree line alongside snow peaks down to tropical cloud forest where Machu Picchu itself stands.

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    Rhinoceros beetle (megasoma elephas). The horn is used to tip over rival males. When flying their wingspan can reach six inches across.

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  • 862-03360668

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Aerial view of the Amazon River near Iquitos.

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  • 862-03360667

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Aerial view of the rainforest near Iquitos.

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  • 862-03360666

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Aerial view of the rainforest near Iquitos.

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  • 862-03360660

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Bends in the Nanay River,a Tributary of the Amazon River.

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  • 862-03360659

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River,Iquitos. Aerial view of the port,harbour and settlements of Iquitos,the principle city of the Upper Amazon Basin.

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  • 862-03360658

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Bends in the Nanay River,a Tributary of the Amazon River.

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  • 862-03360636

    Peru,Loreto Province. Boats on the Amazon River near the town of Islandia.

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  • 862-03289722

    Brazilian Photographer Ion David photographing the rainforest on the banks of the Amazon River during the dry season,Amazon Region,Brazil. .

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  • 862-03732058

    Peru, Epiphytic bromeliads festoon a tree in the cloud forest of the Urubamba Valley near Choq esuysuy.

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  • 862-06541031

    Boat on the Amazon River, near Puerto Narino, Colombia

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    Lago de Tarapoto, Amazon River, near Puerto Narino, Colombia

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    Boat on the Lago de Tarapoto, Amazon River, near Puerto Narino, Colombia

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  • 862-03360706

    A five metre long Black Caiman surfaces on an oxbow lake. Seriously endangered as a species,they were hunted nearly to extinction in the 1950's. Within park boundaries larger specimens like this one are making a comeback.

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  • 862-03360685

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Yellow Spotted River Turtles at Quistococha Zoological Park,Iquitos. The near one has a withered foot.

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  • 862-03360677

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. The floating village of Belen,Iquitos.

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    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. A collection of snails at Iquitos.

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  • 862-03360656

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River,Iquitos. Aerial view of the central market of Iquitos,the principle city of the Upper Amazon Basin.

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  • 862-03360654

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Ferryboats carrying passengers across the Amazon River.

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  • 862-03360652

    Peru,Amazon,Lago Preto Conservation Reserve. Earthwatch volunteers and Peruvian scientists working together to assess the population of Black Caiman in the Yavari River. .

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  • 862-03360649

    Peru,Amazon,Lago Preto Conservation Reserve. Earthwatch volunteers and Peruvian scientists working together to assess the population of Black Caiman in the Yavari River.

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  • 862-03360648

    Peru,Amazon,Lago Preto Conservation Reserve. Earthwatch volunteers and Peruvian scientists working together to assess the population of Black Caiman in the Yavari River. .

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  • 862-03360647

    Peru,Amazon. Scientist taking a break from fieldwork in the rainforest,Lago Preto Conservation Reserve. .

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  • 862-03360645

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Crew steering the Ayapua Riverboat up the Amazon River. .

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    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Crew steering the Ayapua Riverboat up the Amazon River. .

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  • 862-03360641

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. The Ayapua Riverboat making it's way up river at the end of the Earthwatch Expedition to Lago Preto.

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  • 862-03360639

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River. Ancillary baots being towed by the Ayapua Riverboat,Amazon River.

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  • 862-03360634

    Peru,Loreto Province. Boats on the Amazon River near the town of Islandia.

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  • 862-03360551

    Hikers are dwarfed by a giant sand dune,near the desert oasis of Huacachina,in southern Peru

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    Hikers are dwarfed by a giant sand dune above the desert oasis of Huacachina,near Ica in southern Peru

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  • 862-03289744

    Brazil,Amazon,Rio Tapajos. A tributary of the Rio Tapajos which is itself a tributary of the Amazon,turns translucent under gathering rain clouds at the end of the dry season.

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    Brazilian Photographer Ion David photographing the rainforest on the banks of the Amazon River during the dry season,Amazon Region,Brazil. .

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    River bank settlement, Amazon, Peru, South America

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  • 862-03437309

    Peru,Amazon,Amazon River,Iquitos. Aerial view of the port,harbour and settlements of Iquitos,the principle city of the Upper Amazon Basin.

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  • 862-03437308

    Peru,Amazon River. Sunrise on the Ayapua Riverboat,Yavari River,a tributary of the Amazon River.

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  • 862-03732147

    Aerial View of the rainforest near Iquitos, Peru

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  • 862-03732059

    Peru, The Inca ruins at Choq esuysuy are sited adjacent to a stream that tumbles down steep mountains from Phuyupatamarka.

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  • 862-03732020

    Peru. Colourful hammocks at Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica Lodge, situated on the banks of the Madre de Dios River.

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  • 862-06541048

    Man and his dog in a dugout canoe crossing the Amazon River, near Puerto Narino, Colombia

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    South America, Brazil, Para, Amazon, Marajo island, a local man standing on a bamboo walkway in red mangrove forest near Soure

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    South America, Brazil, Para, Amazon, Marajo island, local fishermen with wooden canoes in red mangrove forest near Soure

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    South America, Brazil, Para, Amazon, Marajo island, tourists in wooden canoes visiting red mangrove forest near Soure

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    South America, Brazil, Para, Amazon, Marajo island, tourists in wooden canoes visiting red mangrove forest near Soure

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    South America, Brazil, Para, Amazon, Marajo island, tourists in wooden canoes visiting red mangrove forest near Soure

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  • 862-06675927

    South America, Brazil, Para, Amazon, an aerial shot of a stilt house with a jetty typical of the Brazilian Amazon

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    South America, Brazil, Para, Amazon, an aerial shot of a stilt house with a jetty and river boats typical of the Brazilian Amazon

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  • 862-06675925

    South America, Brazil, Para, Amazon, an aerial shot of a stilt house with a jetty typical of the Brazilian Amazon

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  • 862-06675923

    South America, Brazil, Para, Amazon, an aerial shot of the city of Belem on Guajara Bay in the southern mouth of the Amazon confluence with mangrove and varzea forest and stilt houses in the foreground

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  • 862-06675922

    South America, Brazil, Para, Amazon, an aerial shot of the city of Belem on Guajara Bay in the southern mouth of the Amazon confluence with a creek, mangrove and stilt houses in the foreground

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