ICWI XXV - January 18-24, 1997 - San Juan, Puerto Rico

Click to enlarge The meeting was held at the Caribe Hilton, close to the old city of San Juan Click to enlarge The view from the hotel
Click to enlarge Bob O'Connor and Andrew French inspect the guns in the fortress of El Morro, Old San Juan Click to enlarge View from El Morro back into the city
Click to enlarge Päivi Torkkeli and Bob O'Connor in El Morro Click to enlarge The opening reception was held on a tour boat in San Juan harbor
Click to enlarge We spent an afternoon in El Yunque rainforest looking for the Puerto Rican parrot ... Click to enlarge ... cameras and binoculars ready
Click to enlarge The man on the right in green was our official scientific guide ... Click to enlarge ... but he couldn't find the parrots either
Click to enlarge Across a dangerous waterfall ... Click to enlarge ... but Sonny Ramaswamy was brave
Click to enlarge I can't remember what frightened us so much but Tom Baker defended us with his leaf Click to enlarge Trying to get everyone together for a picture by the waterfall
Click to enlarge Finally, everyone stayed still Click to enlarge Tom Payne advising on sand castle construction
Click to enlarge Bob O'Connor and Päivi Torkkeli Click to enlarge A scientific session
Click to enlarge A scientific session Click to enlarge A scientific session
Click to enlarge Wendell searches for the right slide Click to enlarge Inoue talks about butterfly nutrition
Click to enlarge We made a big mistake by asking these guys if they knew "Guantanamera" Click to enlarge They played....
Click to enlarge .... and played Click to enlarge Another session
Click to enlarge Andrew French and Wendell Roelofs Click to enlarge "Honestly ... I am interested in chemoreception"
Click to enlarge I don't remember what the game was... Click to enlarge ... but Päivi and Sonny ended up with all the money

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