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Forest lives - defending diversity

Gathering nuts in Maya
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Gathering nuts in Maya

Ramon nuts are a source of nutrition and income for people in Guatemala's Maya Biosphere Reserve. Ramon trees are also home for spider and howler monkeys, and help to regulate the climate and protect soil and water resources.

picture credit: © Rainforest Alliance



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