March 4, 2013
Yasuní National Park, Ecuador
Photograph by Steve Winter, National Geographic
This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features
From the bromeliads, ferns, and orchids that cover a kapok tree 160 feet above the forest floor to the jaguars that prowl below, Ecuador's Yasuní National Park is home to countless plant and animal species. All of them now face threats from oil development.