Guyana’s Wildlife along the Rewa River


I just returned from an amazing trip to the Amazonian jungle of Guyana. Together with friends and local guides I spent a month on the Rewa river searching for wildlife. Aside from many birds, insects, snakes, frogs and lizards, we got rewarded with outstanding sightings of tapirs, anacondas, capybaras, harpy eagles, an ocelot, a jaguar, giant river otters and even a puma.

Anaconda (Eunectes murinus) basking in the sun

Large anaconda (Eunectes murinus) curled up on a dead branch above the river taking in some sun light (Nikon D800, 105mm/f2.8, 1/750s, f8, ISO 1250).

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