Central Suriname Nature Reserve (07.01.2014 to 09.30.2014)

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July - September
Communications activities: 

 There were no communication activities at the site

Unusual Events at the TEAM Site: 

 The water level in the river was lower compared to other years for this period of the year. This year's long dry season has been very dry.

During camera trap set up in array 1 we encountered a dead Yellow-footed tortoise (Chelonoidis denticulata)  which had marks of predation, but was not eaten. this was near CT-CSN-1-18.

New Species: 

 No new species found

Protocol Activities: 

 Climate protocol: climate data collected for the months mid-July to mid- September 2014

Terrestrial vertebrates protocol: 29 camera traps set up in array 1. Camera trap point CT-CSN-1-22 was not set up, because the camera trap failed to work in the field during the set up. 

Vegetation protocol: on hold (no budget available yet)

Protocol Problems: 

 There were no problems

Schedule Problems: 

 There were no schedule problems

Logistical Problems: 

 There were no logistical problems