The boat guide only spoke English and there were some Scandinavian tourists on board who spoke a little Spanish and a little English, so everything I got about this place was translated so what little I’ve found about this place was online afterward. It’s not a real petrified forest but a forest that was killed by saltwater intrusion. Saltwater mixing with the fresh water the trees required killed them off.
Still, there’s something brooding and beautiful about this dead forest on the coast….
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