Exciting Findings and Insights from the Caiman Study at La Suerte: First Lessons from the Scientific Frontline

  • Peter Skylstad
  • Falk Huettmann


An interview with Professor Peter Skylstad about his 10 years teaching in the Neotropics. Professor Skylstad has been taking students to Nicaragua and Costa Rica since 2005 to study the natural history of Neotropical environments. His students study the taxonomy, field identification, and ecology of mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians.


Caiman wetlands nocturnal reptile endangered species 

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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Garrett CollegeMcHenryUSA
  2. 2.EWHALE lab- University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF)FairbanksUSA

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