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Tiskita Biological Reserve

Quick Facts

  • Location : 2 miles south of Pavones
  • Area : 800 acres
  • Telephone : 2296-8125

The Tiskita Biological Reserve offers exceptional birding and hiking throughout 800 acres of raw nature -- 300 of which are primary rainforests. Run by the well-known biologist Peter Aspinall, the property is home to over 125 species of tropical fruit trees, 270 species of bird, and 60 species of butterfly. A number of conservation projects are in place at Tiskita, helping to recover endangered wildlife like scarlet macaws, peccaries and sea turtles.

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