P.O. Box 33153 London NW3 4DR                                                                                                                                                                                               Contact:

Registered Charity 298054

Tambopata Reserve Society



Bird Checklist - lists 592 bird species identified in the former Tambopata Reserved Zone (TRZ). The Checklist provides details of Habitat, Foraging Position, Abundance and Sociality of each species, is cross-referenced to ‘Birds of Colombia’ (Hilty  & Brown), provides details about Tambopata and is illustrated with drawings by E.Barnes. Suitable for visitors to other parts of SW Amazonia.

Price: £6.00 

TReeS members special price - £5.00

Mammal, Reptile & Amphibian Checklist - provides details of all species found within the TRZ, and others identified within the Tambopata area; cross-referenced to Neotropical Mammals by L.Emmons. It is suitable for visitors to other parts of SW Amazonia.

Price: £4.50   

TReeS members special price - £3.50

Where to watch birds in Peru - by Tomas Valqui. The book describes somewhere in Peru where most Peruvian bird species can be observed. It is divided in to 7 sections - The South-east; Cuzco & Southern Inter-Andean valleys; South-central Pacific slopes; Central Andes to Amazon; Loreto; The North-west: Tumbes area; and Maranon & Upper Huallaga.

  It describes 151 birding sites, explains how to reach them, where to stay, where to look for birds and what to expect. There are 60 site maps, 7 regional maps plus 3 thematic maps. The 15 biogeographic bird regions are described and illustrated. There are descriptions and pictures of the 42 most important bird habitats. More than 1200 bird species are referred to in the text and there is a full bird checklist.

Price: £30.00   

TReeS members special price: £25.00


Reporte Tambopata  -  published with Conservation Int. and the Centro de Datos de Conservación, La Molina Univ., Lima. The Report contains 76 abstracts of scientific investigations at the Explorer’s Inn during the 1980-90s.

Price:  £18.00

TReeS members special price - £15.00


Trees of Peru: an illustrated guide - the first comprehensive generic guide to Peruvian tree flora, one of the richest in the world. The contents include details of forest types of Peru, identification keys, descriptions of 140 tree families and 980 genera. The text is accompanied by 900+ fine line-drawings and coloured plates, and 200 colour photos. The book is suitable for use in other regions of western Amazonia.  ( stock)

Price:  £50.00 

TReeS members special price - £45.00


Salud para todos’ health manual (in Spanish) – descriptions of common illnesses and approx.80 plant remedies, illustrated with attractive line drawings.

Ese’eja health manual (in Ese’eja/Spanish) – outlines of common illnesses and numerous plant remedies.

Price: please contact TReeS for details & availability



CDs (all recorded at Tambopata):


Jungle Sounds (general interest): rainforest sounds from dawn to dusk, recorded by Simon Grove. Full details of sounds heard given on inlay card. 

Price:  £7.50

TReeS members special price: £6.00

Birds of SE Peru (Grove): birders recording - 93 species.
Full chronological details of species heard.

Price: £12.00

TReeS members special price: £10.00

Frogs of Tambopata - 70 frog species calls from the Tambopata area are identified. Produced by the Macaulay Library of Natural Sounds & Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology.

Price: £15.00   

TReeS members price: £13.50


Tambopata satellite image – limited edition, featuring the Carnegie Scientific Institute (G.Asner ©) brightly coloured satellite image of the confluence of the La Torre & Tambopata rivers.

Price: £12.00  (M & L).

TReeS members special price - £10.00

Rainforest to Desert – limited edition, abstract design on white background reflecting how the forest can easily turn to desert.

Price: £12.00 (XL & L).

TReeS members special price - £10.00

Curl Crested Aracari - based on a colour painting  by rainforest artist E.Barnes on high quality T-shirts (bleached / unbleached).

Price: £12.00 (XL).

TReeS members special price - £10.00

Earth Warrior - a design based on a Nazca line, in dark red. Unbleached cotton.

Price: £10.00 (XL)

TReeS members special price - £9.00


Cards (all blank with Envelopes):


Tambopata satellite image – brightly coloured satellite image featuring  the confluence of the Tambopata & La Torre rivers (Carnegie Scientific Institute / G.Asner ©);  &*’Day of light’ rainforest  scene – based on a full colour painting by Elvis Luna, who studied at USKO-AYAR;  &

Arcoiris: Rainbow vision – based on a painting by Pablo Amaringo of the ‘Usko-Ayar’ school of Amazon painting, in Pucallpa;  

Price: £5.00 for any 7.

TReeS members price - £4.00 for any 6.

Animal drawings greeting cards – line drawings by artist Laurel Hanna of a Tree-frog, Scarlet Macaw, Razor-billed Currasow, White Capuchin monkey, Blue-legged Tarantula, Yellow crowned parrot & Puma.  

Price: £6.00 for 7

TReeS members special price - £5.00 for 7.

Postcards (no envelope) - Tree-frog & Butterfly.

Price: £3.50 (any 20)  

TReeS members price - £3.00 (x20).

DVDs (produced by John Banks):


‘Diversity in the rainforest’ - a unique record of rainforest diversity.

The 50 minute film features 150 of the 1230+  butterfly species (a world record) to be found in Tambopata and, potentially, a number that can be seen in a day exploring the forest.

Price: £15.00     

TReeS Members price: £13.50

Video version - only £3.00 (PAL & NTSC versions)   

All prices include postage and packaging.

Cheques payable to "TReeS"

All proceeds from the sale of merchandise go to support the TReeS Becas programme.