Yanayacu Biological Station Tours and Activities
The Yanayaco Biological Station and Center for the Creative Studies is a nonprofit organization and research facility located in the cloud forests of Ecuador.
The station concentrates on local environmental conservation projects and offers opportunities to engage in your own research or help a scientist with theirs. Visitors can plant trees and build trails in the surrounding area, which gets about 118 inches (3 meters) of rain per year. The land around the station is comprised of 80 percent primary forest with trails to explore and plants and animals to discover.
Much of the research focuses on indigenous wildlife, including insects and birds, of which there are more than 320 species of in the area. Efforts to document the natural history of the Ecuadorian rain forest are also ongoing.
Tours and Activities to Experience Yanayacu Biological Station
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