We have created a video to showcase a collection of images and videos of many species found in the Yasuni. Its ten minutes of interesting tree frogs, colorful dart poison frogs, venomous snakes, many tree snakes and giant anacondas, the odd-shapes turtles and marsupials tree frogs and many species more.
The Amazon Rainforest is home of these extraordinary group of forest creatures, some of them are active during the day in the forest litter sharing it with other critters, the ground can be a busy place for some, they make a better living up in the canopy in colonies of bromeliads or tree holes can be suitable for some forest rarities.
Listen to Rainforest Frogs
The Yasuní Biosphere Reservehas outstanding global conservation significance due to its extraordinary biodiversity and potential to sustain this biodiversity in the long term.
The Yasuni is the world’s greatest amphibian diversity on a landscape scale is found in the upper Amazon Basin of Ecuador and Peru, and in the Atlantic Forest of eastern Brazil.
The sounds of the Amazon Rainforest can be counted only by millions given the size of the Diversity of Life. Find Songs and Calls in every corner of it, whether it lives in the canopy surrounded by a green ocean of trees or live in the leaves litters; all of them need to communicate with each other.
We brought the Amazon Experience a little bit closer to you, experience unique records from the Yasuni Biosphere Reserve in Ecuador, where Shiripuno Amazon Lodge is located, surrounded by miles of unbroken forest.
Check some of the coolest Nature Sounds we had recorded for you.
The Amazon Rainforest in Ecuador is tiny but it is one of the Most Biodiverse places in the World.
The Amazon Rainforest region in Ecuador is about 50% of the country but only represents 2 % of the half of the planet’s remaining rainforests in the world.
The Ecuadorian Amazon has a mosaic of Ecosystems and vegetation types including rainforests, seasonal forests, deciduous forests, and flooded forests.
The Typical Ecosystems of the Lowlands Rainforest in Ecuador.
The different Ecosystems of the Ecuadorian Rainforest holds a huge Diversity of Life, here is a list of the habitats and niches:
Várzea or Temporary Flooded Forest
Major Rivers flowing in The Amazon Rainforest in Ecuador
The Rivers in the Rainforest are the Lifeline and its history plays an important part in the local fauna flora and People.
The Rivers are an import player in the dynamics of the Amazon Rainforest in Ecuador, Rivers brings rich volcanic sediments to the Amazon Basin.
Here is a list of the Major Rivers, many bring water from the Andes and many are settled by indigenous and settlers today:
San Miguel River
Marañón River (Peru)
The ethnic diversity of the Amazon Rainforest in Ecuador.
For thousands of years, the Amazon Rainforest is home for thousands and now millions of people. People live in different locations with perfect conditions to raise their families and keep their cultures alive. Today they are the Guardians of the Rainforest.
Kichwa People in the Napo y Pastaza provinces
Siona and Secoya People living in Sucumbíos province