The Heart of the Jungle

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March 27th 2009
Published: March 27th 2009
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Here are the rest of the Amazon pics I promised you! Yes, I love the jungle, there is so much diversity...stories are told with the pics...

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our old maccaw would be a lot more happy here. We just have to ship him out to ecuador
A nasty bugA nasty bug
A nasty bug

check out it's disguise. These things apparently carry nasty diseases...
mosquito breeding groundmosquito breeding ground
mosquito breeding ground

these are larvae inside the fruit cask. But, how were the bugs in the Amazon? Absolutely tame, compared to my last summer in Maine. Hardly any mosquitoes. As long as the pirhanas don't eat you, you can have a really nice time...
a giant fallsa giant falls
a giant falls

we heard some huge noises, and only me and an intrepid guy from israel dared to investigate. I'm always up for adventure. Well, this big tree had crashed down.
rain in the amazonrain in the amazon
rain in the amazon

we were really lucky it didn't rain a lot
beautiful sunsetsbeautiful sunsets
beautiful sunsets

every night over the lagoon, brilliant sunsets
monkeys are people toomonkeys are people too
monkeys are people too

just one of the good ol boys
more hamstersmore hamsters
more hamsters

let's see if we can race them
curious georgecurious george
curious george

why do you want to climb up my pantleg, curious george?
tucan closeuptucan closeup
tucan closeup

hey, I like this guy
jungle windowsilljungle windowsill
jungle windowsill

lots of character
the ecuadorian flagthe ecuadorian flag
the ecuadorian flag

used to be part of gran colombia
a hidden motha hidden moth
a hidden moth

can you see it? we wouldn't have, except I saw it flying
a sneaky grasshoppera sneaky grasshopper
a sneaky grasshopper

very good camoflouge.
the heart of the junglethe heart of the jungle
the heart of the jungle

Many things disguise themselves as leaves in the jungle. This is me disguised as a leaf.

25th October 2010
A nasty bug

Get something grose and slimy. come on!
17th December 2010
the ecuadorian flag

u again
u did it again little traveler, yes that's true ecuador used to be a part of the gran colombia .

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