Onsite Research
The flora and fauna of the preserve has been widely studied, and it possesses rich exhibits of biodiversity. Monkeys, large cats, Tapirs, Peccaries and over 300 species of birds, insects (includng the fabulous Golden Beetle) and plants are found at Las Alturas.
Las Alturas possesses rich exhibits of biodiversity in its flora and fauna
Las Alturas possesses rich exhibits of biodiversity in its flora and fauna.
Additionally, there is a research station originally operated by Stanford University on a few hectares of the ranch. In 2001, a team of Michigan State University researchers occupied the research station and conducted bird studies.

Research Papers