Indigo Expeditions

Herpetological Field Training

in Guatemala

Promoting the Conservation of Biodiversity

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Indigo Expeditions

Herpetological Field Training

in Guatemala

Promoting the Conservation of Biodiversity

APPLY NOW!

Join our conservation mission to protect endangered species.

Whether its turtles, crocodiles, snakes or frogs! You can contribute to ethical & respectful wildlife conservation in remote areas of the tropics and connect with your true nature.

We believe your willingness to participate, and to contribute to something greater than your individual self, is all it takes to make the world a better place!

Salamander extravaganza in Guatemala

Salamanders of Guatemala There are around 50 species of salamander found in Guatemala and they all belong to a family called the Plethodontidae, also known as the lungless salamanders. Having no lungs, they breathe by absorbing oxygen through their skin and mouth...
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Working in partnership & friendship with Community Cloud Forest Conservation

We consider it a privilege to host Indigo Expeditions in Rubel Chaim - Chicchen. Thank you for demonstrating your profound appreciation for nature and every living creature and the vast complexities of our interconnectedness. We appreciate your professionalism and...
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Saving the spikethumb frog of Alta Verapaz

Spikethumb frog of Guatemala Plectrohyla teuchestes is one of the most endangered frogs in Central America. Until recently, it was known only from one location in Guatemala. In 2015 it was found on an Indigo Expedition some 40km away from original sightings, in the...
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My love for the forest continues to grow. So does my love for the frogs.

Kasper Hansen - Dear Rowland & Adela, First off I would like to thank you for inviting me to assist you here in the field. Coming back to Las Guacamayas reminded me of all the memories from the past and the promise of many new ones. And you did not fail to...
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A journey with the ARGs from ponds to jungles!

I am fortunate to spend a significant portion of the year in the tropics surveying the forests of Guatemala for amphibians and reptiles. This is a dream come to true for me. While there is a huge need for conservation work in tropical regions, it can be easy to forget...
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Upcoming Expeditions!

Our expeditions are designed for wildlife enthusiasts with a passion for exploring the tropics, and we specialise in the reptile and amphibian groups of Guatemala, Central America.

An Amazing Trip!

“WOW! What an amazing trip… the highlight of my time here was to spot my first wild Bothrops.”
Chris Charles

 

Get out there!

“I highly recommend anybody who wants to gain experience out in the field to get out there with Indigo Expeditions!”
Ben Owens

In Love with Frogs!

“I have learnt so much and have gained an amazing respect for snakes and fallen more in love with frogs!”
Gemma Harding

A new appreciation for nature!

Chloe Lewis - thank you so much for this incredible opportunity to visit such a diverse and beautiful place. I’m only two weeks into my 8 week stay at Las Guacamayas, but I have already learnt so much and developed invaluable field skills as I undertake my own project...

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Teaching me so many things about Nature

Judith Janisch - so far the past two weeks have been very adventurous, full of adrenaline, joy and I have learned a lot. Thank you Indigo for giving me the great opportunity of coming to Las Guacamayas! Being able to see this wonderful place, letting me carry out a...

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