A message on the COVID-19 pandemic from Nature and Culture Dear Friends of Nature and Culture, My thoughts are with you during this uncertain time. I hope this note finds you safe and well. The COVID-19 pandemic is on all our minds and with good reason. It is an unsettling, chaotic time. There … [Read more...] about We are in this together
Good news to share: Your impact in 2019 During this time of uncertainty, it’s only natural to worry about our well-being and safety, and that of our loved ones. The coronavirus pandemic is real, and it is hard. Our hearts go out to those who are sick, anxious, or isolated. But it will not last … [Read more...] about Your impact in 2019
We have exciting news, thanks to donors like you! This week, your support nearly doubled a special conservation area in northern Peru. Bosques Montanos y Páramos Huaricancha Private Conservation Area now spans 14,617 acres of cloud forests and paramo grasslands, protecting additional habitat and … [Read more...] about Conservation area nearly doubled in northern Peru
New Study on Monte Mojino Reserve Provides Insight Into Protecting Tropical Dry ForestsTropical dry forests are among the most threatened habitats on the planet. They are home to a great diversity of species, and essential for healthy ecosystem services that nearby human populations rely on, … [Read more...] about New Study on Monte Mojino Reserve
Thanks to you, Nature and Culture is starting 2020 with a big success!Your support created the first Regional Conservation Area in Huánuco, Peru. Carpish Mountain Forest Regional Conservation Area will protect 125,000 acres of Peruvian yungas and puna grasslands within one of the most biodiverse … [Read more...] about The first Regional Conservation Area in Huánuco, Peru
Nature is Calling, Fall 2019 As we look back on what has been a remarkable year for the protection of biological and cultural diversity in Latin America, we are filled with hope for the future. And that's because of dedicated friends like you. This year, you established the second largest … [Read more...] about Nature is Calling: 2019 Fall Newsletter
New protected area in Colombia's Andes secures clean water for 46 communities.Your support created a NEW protected area in the Andes of Colombia. Páramo de Vida Maitamá-Sonsón Regional Protected Area conserves one of Colombia’s most critical ecosystems – the source of water for 46 communities. … [Read more...] about Securing Clean Water for 46 Communities
Nature and Culture International is thrilled to participate in the III Congress of Protected Areas of Latin America and the Caribbean this week in Lima. We're looking forward to sharing our experiences, commitments, and strategies with others. For those attending, check out one of the sessions led … [Read more...] about III Congress of Protected Areas of Latin America and the Caribbean
Cajamarca creates their first Regional Conservation Area, protecting one of the most biodiverse places on the planet.Nature and Culture created a new protected area in the Peruvian Andes this week. Bosques El Chaupe, Cunía and Chinchiquilla (Chaupe) is the first Regional Conservation Area … [Read more...] about The First Regional Conservation Area in Cajamarca, Peru
We're about half way through the year, and our donors have already accomplished SO much. Check out your main achievements of the year to date! … [Read more...] about PBS, 20 Million & More!
2018 Impact Report How your support protects the planet.The year 2018 was a remarkable year – by any metric. On the negative side, hurricanes blasted with unprecedented ferocity, wildfire torched our neighborhoods and tropical forests suffered near-record tree losses. In these respects, we … [Read more...] about 2018 Impact Report
We have BIG news! Together we achieved a milestone. Just how big?
20 million acres.Nature and Culture was founded on the urgency to protect our planet’s biodiversity. Five years ago, facing climate change, deforestation and other threats, we pledged to conserve 20 million acres in Latin America … [Read more...] about We did it! 20 MILLION acres
for the planet.
Nature and Culture International supports the creation of the largest conservation corridor in the Gran Chaco.Stretching across Argentina, Paraguay, Bolivia and a bit of Brazil, the Gran Chaco Americano constitutes the largest forest mass in South America, after the Amazon. The ecoregion holds … [Read more...] about Autonomous Indigenous Government Protects Three Million Acres in Bolivia’s Chaco
Nature and Culture International plays leading role in protecting cultural and biodiversity in an area rapidly losing its forests.Nature and Culture International celebrates the creation of a new protected area linking the Andes Mountains with the Ecuadorian Amazon. Huamboya Municipal Conservation … [Read more...] about Huamboya Municipal Conservation Area Protects Critical Ecosystems in Central Ecuador
Nature and Culture International plays leading role in protecting wildlife, habitat and ecosystem services in an area rapidly losing its forests.Nature and Culture International celebrates the declaration of Zamora Chinchipe Provincial Reserve in southern Ecuador. Zamora Chinchipe will protect … [Read more...] about Zamora Chinchipe Provincial Reserve Protects Nearly 1.1 Million Acres in Southern Ecuador
2 weeks. 2 countries. 3 new protected areas. As forest loss continues and climate change intensifies, it's easy to feel overwhelmed. At Nature and Culture, we stay motivated thanks to donors like you. Your support allows us to work our hardest to protect some of the most incredible ecosystems in … [Read more...] about 2 weeks. 2 countries. 3 NEW protected areas.
Boshumi Regional Conservation Area Protects Nearly 500,000 Acres of Critical Habitat in North-Central Peru
Nature and Culture International plays leading role in protecting a vital source of water for more than 69,000 PeruviansFollowing six years of collaboration with the Peruvian government and local communities, Nature and Culture celebrates the declaration of a new Regional Conservation Area in … [Read more...] about Boshumi Regional Conservation Area Protects Nearly 500,000 Acres of Critical Habitat in North-Central Peru
Newly established Volcán Azufral Natural Park protects one of Colombia's most critical ecosystems and water for 97,000 peopleStanding 4,000 meters high inside the foothills of the Andes, Volcán Azufral is a stratovolcano located in southern Colombia. Though it is practically dwarfed by giant … [Read more...] about Volcán Azufral Natural Park: Protecting Colombia’s Páramos
Nature is Calling, Fall 2018 Nature and Culture International’s strength is in people who share the same dreams: of diverse vibrant cultures; of forests and savannas alive with birds, plants and frogs; of clean water and air and a livable climate. Our strength is in 60 local staff and the 300 rural … [Read more...] about Nature is Calling: 2018 Fall Newsletter