Dec. 15, 2012
A caiman crocodile, left, stands near a capybara at a lagoon at the Hato La Aurora nature preserve in Colombia’s Casanare province. The private nature preserve is 42,000 acres, housing more than 350 species of birds, hundreds of wild animals, including cats, pumas, tigers, and thousands of turtles. The reserve promotes conservation of all wildlife.
Jose Miguel Gomez