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110220 - Costa Rica, Area de Conservacion de Guanacaste (ACG), Volcan Cacao, Bosque Humedo by Alex Smith

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Feb 27, 2011
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Feb 20, 2011
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110220 - Costa Rica, Area de Conservacion de Guanacaste (ACG), Volcan Cacao, Bosque Humedo

The Bosque Humedo site in Sector Santa Rosa, Area de Conservacion de Guanacaste (ACG), Costa Rica.

110225 - Set up Connor on his week-long task to sort through the 1998-2000 Malaise traps from the top of Volcan Cacao. The rental company is bringing out a 4x4 to replace the temporary car given to us at the airport. The day was completely clear, somewhat breezy with ciccadas calling all day. Very hot (>30 C). Traps out and bait down at 9:20am. Takeing the GigaPan (near Bait 6) was problematic as the batteries died and the shutter arm fell off. took about 4hrs to finish with a hard re-start. There were ticks everywhere! Videos of Atta at Bait 2, Large Camponotus at Bait 5, Crematogaster, Atta and Solenopsis at Bait 3 and Small Camponotus at Bait 4. All up at 2:50pm. Dominant species, Paratrechina and Solenopsis

Check out the panorama using the GoogleEarth browser plugin: bit.ly/dQDt90 Will open in a new tab or window
Hot day of collecting. How many ants are visible?

Atta ants carrying flowers back to their colony www.youtube.com/watch?v=xU1xJAwE2Vw Will open in a new tab or window
Crematogaster, Atta and Solenopsis (@ 200x) at Bait 3 www.youtube.com/watch?v=-RLJZr1XR2I Will open in a new tab or window
Large Camponotus at Bait 5. Likely Camponotus sericeiventris www.youtube.com/watch?v=yNgW_viuTfo Will open in a new tab or window
Small Camponotus with beautiful spikes on their shoulders www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpTF_RPkdmc Will open in a new tab or window
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Explore the trip website: sites.google.com/site/acgantcollectionsfeb2011 Will open in a new tab or window/


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GigaPan Stitch version 1.0.0805 (Windows)
Panorama size: 4268 megapixels (107784 x 39604 pixels)
Input images: 1050 (50 columns by 21 rows)
Field of view: 360.0 degrees wide by 132.3 degrees high (top=71.4, bottom=-60.9)
Settings:
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: Canon
Camera model: Canon PowerShot G10
Image size: 4416x3312 (14.6 megapixels)
Capture time: 2011-02-20 10:53:56 - 2011-02-20 14:09:45
Aperture: f/4.5
Exposure time: 0.2 - 0.3
ISO: 80
Focal length (35mm equiv.): 142.3 mm
Digital zoom: off
White balance: Fixed
Exposure mode: Manual
Horizontal overlap: 0.9 to 83.2 percent
Vertical overlap: 27.0 to 53.5 percent
Computer stats: 1943.95 MB RAM, 2 CPUs
Total time 4:43:56 (16 seconds per picture)
Alignment: 2:22:25, Projection: 22:38, Blending: 1:58:53
(Preview finished in 3:24:34)

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