An unusual helper in biological pest control

The white-nosed coati (Nasua narica) is a common site all around Playa Viva.  A member of the raccoon family, it’s name means long nose (coá: long, tî: nose).  Aside from being a rather exotic addition to the Playa Viva family, this furry rodent has a large appetite for just the kind of critters we want…