Named "The Galapagos of the Caribbean" for it's unspoiled rich variety of wildlife. Home to four different varieties of turtules. the poison dart arrow frogs and other wonderful animals. With the richness of the vertical tropical jungle mountain slopes dropping down to the coastal reefs make for an exceptional diversaty within close proximity.
With the five million dollar Smithsonian Tropical Research Station located in the Isthmus on Bocas Island showes the value the islands offer for scientific research. View the following link for more Bocas wildlife information, Smithsonian.com/bocas