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18:37 Apr 22 2014 Santa Cruz, Province Guanacaste, Costa Rica, Reserva Conchal Beach

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Tree around 2 meters tall, with long, thick roots. Located on the shore, really close to the ocean. Looks dry, doesn't have leafes( probably because of dry season aspect).
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SPECIES (Identify the species to the best of your ability): red mongrove
SCIENTIFIC NAME (Example - Red Mangrove=Rhizophora mangle): rhizophora mangle
DESCRIPTION (Describe what you see): tree; dark colour; no leafes; poor water sourse(s);
SIZE - (Measure in metrics): 1,5-2
COLOR: real dark brown, a little red colour
HABITAT (Describe the environment where you located the species): sand beach close to the water resourse, ocean water.
Air Temperature(Record in Celsius): 34-35

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