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Radio Interview with Patas y Pies

Radio 97.7 FM Program Patas y Pies hosted the Adopta crew on their afternoon radio show to talk about wildlife conservation. Erika Velásquez and Gerardo Gandsas interviewed Adopta’s executive director, Guido Berguido; director of science, Chelina; and volunteers, Jorge Garzon and Maggie Magliato about topics including roadkill, fireworks, and handling wildlife. Watch the Live Video […]

Carnivorous Plants in Chucantí

Botanists María Victoria Coppini and Federico Parrilli from Argentinian Carnivorous Plant Association visited Cerro Chucantí in search of carnivorous plants in the cloud forest. They are very excited about the interesting plants that they found, and are looking forward to return and study more!

End of the Year Celebration in Rio Pavo

Adopta volunteers put together a wonderful end of the year celebration for the youth and adults in the community of Rio Pavo. This was a great outreach event at a place so close to Chucantí. The town of Rio Pavo sits at the base of the Cerro Chucantí mountain, where the Chucanti Private Nature Reserve […]

Advances of National Environmental Action Plan & Goals for 2018

The Adopta clan attended the “Avances del Plan de Acción Ambiental del Gobierno Nacional y Metas 2018” (Advances of National Environmental Action Plan & Goals for 2018) arranged by MiAMBIENTE Panamá. Emilio Sempris gave a speech talking about the environmental strides that have been made in the past year and the plans that MiAMBIENTE has for the 2018. He […]

Saving A Sloth

On the road to Gamboa on the bus, Adopta volunteers saw a sloth in the road.  The bus thankfully stopped and local biology student Anyuri Gonzalez ran to move the sloth quickly and safely across the road. Please be aware of animals crossing the street! Sloths are slow and can easily be moved. Just remember to […]

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