Cartagena Botanical Garden

  • Saturday July 9th- Afternoon (4h, 1:00pm-5:00pm)

Participants will visit the collection of more than 300 plant species of the Colombian Caribbean that the Botanical Garden of Cartagena “Guillermo Piñeres” houses.

Field Trip

USD 35

National Aviary

  • Sunday July 10th – Morning (4h, 8:00am-12:00m), or

  • Friday July 15th- Morning (4h, 9:00am-1:00pm)

In this field trip participants will learn about the bird diversity of Colombia and Latin America, being in touch with different landscapes and hundreds of bird species.

Field Trip

USD 69

La Boquilla Mangrove

  • Saturday July 9th- (7:00am-2:30pm), or 

  • Friday July 15th-  (7:00am-2:30pm)

This Mangrove Route is an exotic lever canoe tour through the mangrove swamps of the Ciénaga de la Virgen

Field Trip

USD 57

Island Sustainability: Challenges under social and environmental uncertainty.

  • Sunday July 10th- Morning (4h, 7:00am-11:00am)

Throughout a visit to the Oceanario Islas del Rosario Aquarium, this field-based course aims to engage participants to reflect about the challenges that islands territories are facing with climate change and biodiversity loss.

Field Course

USD 70

Seed banking and propagation for restoration projects: a hands-on experience at the Cartagena Botanical Garden

  • Saturday July 9th- Morning (4h, 8:00am-12:00m)

Practice the science of plant propagation and understand the logistics and financing of ecosystem restoration at the Cartagena Botanical Garden’s seed bank and research nursery.

Field Course

USD 35

Field techniques for surveying lianas

  • Saturday July 9th- Afternoon (4h, 1:00pm-5:00pm)

Lianas are an increasingly important component of tropical forests; this workshop will provide the techniques to include lianas in new and ongoing ecological studies.

Field Course

USD 35

Field Trips & Field Courses