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Field Food

Anatomy of a biostation meal: rice, beans, steamed veggies, fresh fruit, and some kind of meat. Nix the veggies, and it’s breakfast. Nix the fruit and it’s dinner. This is probably 400% healthier than what I normally eat left to … Continue reading

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La Selva Biological Station, Heredia, Costa Rica Today after breakfast we all lingered on the bridge feeding the Machaca the last of our breakfast. The Machaca are big, acrobatic river fish (Brycon guatemalensis) that feed mainly on fruits and other … Continue reading

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