Category Archives: ProtectThis

Protect This! : Cotton-Top Tamarin

So……. For your glimpse into the beauty that is the Colombian Ecosystem today, let me present to you to the Cotton-Top Tamarin. This adorable New-World primate (weighing in at less than 700 grams and 23cm from head to tail) is currently classified as Critically Endangered, and lives only in a small section of Colombia. This […]

Protect This! : Handley’s Slender Mouse Opossum

So….. For todays piece of Colombian Wildlife, let me introduce you to the Handley’s Slender Mouse Opossum. This cute little Opossum (weighing in at less than 90 grams and 300mm total length) is currently classified as Critically Endangered, and lives only in a small section of Colombia. The entirety of this species is believed to […]