On Monday, the Paltas Municipal Council approved the expansion of Paltas Municipal Protected Area in southwest Ecuador, bringing it to a total size of 41,040 acres! The new area, divided into six “blocks” within the municipality, conserves some of the last remnants of dry forest in Ecuador. … [Read more...] about Municipal Protected Area expanded in Ecuador’s most threatened ecosystem
Indigenous and rural communities are likely more susceptible to COVID-19 and often are the farthest from government and healthcare services. In some places, like where Nature and Culture International works in northern Brazil, the infection rate for indigenous people has been 130% higher than the … [Read more...] about Your impact in Roraima, Brazil
Ecuador’s Ministry of Environment and Water just announced the expansion of Río Negro Sopladora National Park, bringing it to a total size of 83,296 acres. The expansion guarantees the conservation of additional biodiverse habitat and natural resources in central Ecuador. … [Read more...] about Thanks to your support, Ecuador expands its newest national park!