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Wildlife and Ecology

The Maya Forest is the largest remaining tropical rainforest outside of the Amazon. That makes it the world's second largest rainforest.

  • Web site from the Annual Birding Festivals.  ...link 
  • Yucatan Dry Forest Ecological Region, WWF Report.  ...link 
  • Notes on the Plants, Animals & Ecology of the Northern Yucatan Peninsula by Jim Conrad. Jim stays in the Yucatan every winter and writes a weekly newsletter with interesting articles regarding nature and animal life. He has also assembled some of his notes into an informative website.  ...link 
  • The Nature Conservancy's projects in the Maya Forest.  ...link 
  • The Mesoamerican Biological Corridor by Craig Metrick.  ...link 
    Nice map showing Yucatan regions that are part of the Mesoamerican Corridor.  ...link 
  • A portrait of The Peregrine Fund's Maya Project: ecological research, habitat conservation, and development of human resources in the Maya Forest.  ...link 

Travel and Ecotourism

  • Yucatan Today - Comprehensive information for travellers, lots of details.  ...link 
  • Ecoturismo Yucatan - They offer many specialized tours catering specifically to travellers interested in wildlife and ecology.  ...link 
  • Yucatan Living - A blog which is a good resource for people who prefer to explore this region and its special culture beyond what most tourist websites and guidebooks usually recommend.  ...link 
  • Hacienda Chichen Resort and Yaxkin Spa - Green boutique hotel and spa resort committed to sustainable tourism.  ...link 
  • Yucatan Adventure Geo-Travel Guide - A volunteer Sustainable Tourism and Travel magazine by the Maya Foundation In Laakeech  ...link 
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