On a cloudy day, La Costena Airlines carries me from Managua to Bluefields on the Caribbean coast as I watch the beautiful patchwork quilt of Nicaragua unfold below us. Nicaragua is about the size of New York state and the plane is about half way to the east coast.
29 September 2020
Maintaining the Power Line
The jungle grows fast. Before the power line was installed a huge amount of hard work was done to cut the power trail in. On our farms the power line runs along part of the estuary. We have cleared up to where the estuary begins. The estuary is a large flat area that is just low enough to form a huge field of reeds.