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The Great Green Macaw (Ara ambiguus) also known as Buffon's macaw or the great military macaw, is subject to considerable conservation effort in Costa Rica with a breeding programme at The Ara Project in Punta Islita (from where they are released on the other Caribbean side of CR) and Manzanillo. The IUCN conservation status is endangered. Wild Macaw were observed near and over Lugana del Lagarta in the North and Manzanillo.

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Laguna Lagarto Lodge © Paul Bartlett DSC00589

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Laguna Lagarto Lodge © Paul Bartlett DSC00589

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Laguna Lagarto Lodge © Paul Bartlett DSC01129

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Laguna Lagarto Lodge © Paul Bartlett DSC01129

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Laguna Lagarto Lodge © Paul Bartlett DSC01214

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Laguna Lagarto Lodge © Paul Bartlett DSC01214

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Laguna Lagarto Lodge © Paul Bartlett DSC01241

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Laguna Lagarto Lodge © Paul Bartlett DSC01241

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Laguna Lagarto Lodge © Paul Bartlett DSC01257

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Laguna Lagarto Lodge © Paul Bartlett DSC01257

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02781

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02781

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02791

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02791

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02796 (2)

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02796 (2)

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02808 (2)

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02808 (2)

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02868 (2)

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02868 (2)

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02872

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02872

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02874

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02874

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02876

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02876

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02877

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02877

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02879

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02879

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02881

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02881

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02924

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02924

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02952

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02952

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02959

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ The Ara Project Manzamillo © Paul Bartlett DSC02959

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Punta Islita © Paul Bartlett DSC09813

Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus @ Punta Islita © Paul Bartlett DSC09813

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