Field guide to trees

This guide, Trees of La Milpa, helps you identify 138 species of trees in the area of La Milpa, Rio Bravo Conservation and Management Area, in northwest Belize.  Click on the link below to download the book.  Downloading will take some time.

Trees of La Milpa

If you intend to print the guide, you may want a version with higher resolution.  Write to <nvbrokaw@ites.upr.edu>.  You will be provided with a higher resolution version on Dropbox.

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Pouteria amygdalina, siliónKey features:  large tree; bark reddish-brown on buttress ridges (less so on largest trees); leaf narrow, long; curved green petiole contrasts with tan twig (from Trees of La Milpa)