Butterflying in Domitila (please resend to butterfly watchers)

Jean Michel Maes jmmaes at ibw.com.ni
Mon Apr 10 08:13:56 EDT 2006


Domitila is  the first  private protected area in Nicaragua.  Domitila private wildlife reserve is consisting of  dry tropical and gallery forest .  The habitat has never been utilized for agriculture and comprises one of the  richest and most diverse assemblages of Fauna and Flora on the Pacific lowlands of Nicaragua.

The reserve is totally dedicated to the conservation of the last patch of  Dry Tropical Forest at the shores of Great Lake Nicaragua ( Lake Cocibolca)  and certainly one of the last remaining  in Central America


We are pleased to announce you our next coming event at Domitila:  “Butterflies Festival at Nicaragua  Dry Tropical Forest” 


The event is conducted by leading entomologist  


Jean Michael Maes Ph.D. , Entomology Museum Director, Leon, Nicaragua 

Jmmaes at ibw.com.ni


 Eric Van Den Berghe Ph.D.,  Science and Biology Dean, Ave Maria College, San Marcos Nicaragua.

Ericvdb at avemaria.edu.ni  


Event information:


PLACE:  Domitila  Biological Station Ecolodge

DAYS:    7 days, 6 nights

PARTICIPANTS:  8 persons MAXIMUN-  4 persons MINIMUN

DATES:  JUNE 15 to JUNE 21 / 2006

                JUNE 30 to JULY 6 / 2006

                JULY 13 to JULY 19 / 2006

                JULY 28 to AUGUST 3 / 2006

                AUGUST 8 to AUGUST 15 / 2006


PRICE PER PERSON: PUBLIC PRICE                US$ 1200.00



·         Round trip transportation from Managua International Airport to Domitila

·         Entrance fee to the Reserve

·         6 nights  in double private room, with private bathroom and shower

·         All meals

·         All natural drinks

·         All hikes guided by biologist

·         Bilingual biologist guides ( French, Spanish, English, German)

·         Transportation for  wetlands & fresh water lagoons excursions

·         Natural snack for excursions

·         Bottled water for all hiking and excursions

·         Native guides

·         Domitila Butterflies list

·         Domitila  and regional Butterflies plate

·         Every night  entomologist conference over the different butterflies species observed  during the day


NOT INCLUDED: Soft drinks and alcoholic beverages.


contact us 60 days  before the date of your group  arrival 


We require  50% of the total payment 40 days prior  your group arrival date.  The 50% balance must be paid 15 days  before your group arrival.




Fred Sibley.- fcsibley at empacc.net

Steven Hartz.- fnsjh at uaf.edu

Caroline S. Chaboo Ph.D  tortoisebeetles at excite.com


David Davenport


info at ecoquesttravel.net


John A. Gerwin

Musuem of Natural Sciences

Raleigh, N-C.

John.gerwin at ncmail.net


Jean Michael Maes Ph.D

Jmmaes at ibw.com.ni


Eric Van Den Berghe Ph.D

Ericvdb at avemaria.edu.ni


For more information, please visit our web page www.domitila.org  and www.ecoclub.com/domitila

Or contact us by email info at domitila.org


Best regards


Maria Jose B. de Mejia

Domitila RSP




Dr. Jean-Michel MAES 
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afleon at ibw.com.ni (oficina de la Alianza Francesa)
www.bio-nica.org (main page in spanish)
http://www.ibw.com.ni/u/jmmaes (pequeña pagina de contacto) 
http://espanol.groups.yahoo.com/group/MEL-Info/ (lista de anuncios - puede inscribirse si le parece)
www.avesnicaragua.org (aves) 
http://www.insectariumvirtual.com/termitero/nicaragua/welcome.htm (Insectos) 
http://www.coleoptera.org/p1760.htm (Lucanidae genera)
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