Category Archives: Terrestrial Mammals

Bat conservation takes off in the Dutch Caribbean

The European Union BEST 2.0 programme approved a grant of 100,000 euro for an 18-month project aimed at bat conservation and protection on the islands of
Photo Credit - Henkjan Kievit: SHAPE/DCNA. Curaçao White-tailed Deer.

White-tailed Deer

The white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus curassavicus) often comes as a surprise to visitors who do not expect such an animal to live in Curaçao’s arid landscape.