The Center is located 35 kilometers from Puerto Maldonado in the beauty of the Peruvian Amazon. Among the dense vegetation of the rainforest , the Center is surrounded by the sights, sounds, and smells of what makes this to ideal place to make your base camp for whatever study program you wish to pursue. Whether you are conducting botanical or biological life studies, there are thousands of acres to explore and find what you are looking for. The Tambopata Reserve has a variety of habitats for study. From swamp and marsh, to river and lake, there are many watering holes for the abundance of animals that live in this region. The canopy of the rainforest is home to a variety of mammals and birds. There is always something new to see and do.
The Research Center
In addition to biological studies, the Center is also involved in education and community outreach. Working together with our neighbors we are cultivating close relationships with schools and institutions to help with implementation of eco-friendly practices ranging from agriculture, mining and lumbering, ecotourism and water conservation and sanitation.
Southeastern Amazon International Center