Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

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Guyana Photo Gallery

Devil's Hill
Top of Devil’s Hill, a 300-foot steep hill that is part of the road from Georgetown to the Iwokrama Field Station. It offers an above-the-canopy view of the rain forest. Photo by Kelliann Whitney

Amerindian with Craft
Amerindian basketry - available in the zoo’s Village Market Photo by Kelliann Whitney

Amerindian Crafts
Amerindian woodworking products Photo by Kelliann Whitney

Bina Hill Institute
Bina Hill Institute is the training center serving the North Rupununi. It is also the site of the only secondary school serving a 60 mile radius. Photo by Kelliann Whitney

Apoteri Junior Wildlife Club
Apoteri Junior Wildlife Club’s banner for the banner competition during the annual Wildlife Club Festival Photo by Kelliann Whitney

Kwatamang Junior Wildlife Club
Kwatamang Junior Wildlife Club’s banner for the banner competition during the annual Wildlife Club Festival Photo by Kelliann Whitney

Wildlife Club meeting
Wildlife Club meeting – wildlife clubs report on their activities and research results Photo by Kelliann Whitney

Butterfly Crew
The youngest club members participated in craft time, transforming egg cartons into caterpillars and then into butterflies. Here the “Butterfly Crew” show off their creations. Photo by Kelliann Whitney

The Landing
The Landing is a popular place to do laundry, swim, fish, enjoy the beach. Photo by Kelliann Whitney

The Essequibo River
The Essequibo River during the dry season and an Amerindian canoe Photo by Kelliann Whitney

The Essequibo River
Amerindian canoes at the river Photo by Kelliann Whitney

Giant water lilies
Giant water lilies Photo by Kelliann Whitney

Main road to Georgetown
Main road through the savanna leading back through the rain forest to Georgetown Photo by Kelliann Whitney

Surama Eco-Lodge
Surama Eco-Lodge – tourist and training center in the community of Surama, one of 14 Amerindian communities in and around the Iwokrama Forest Photo by Kelliann Whitney