Values

Our Values

How Do We Approach Conservation?

Protection
Habitat loss and degradation are the leading environmental risks in Panama. To avoid this, ADOPTA is working hard to save vital habitat by purchasing and protecting land, or by actively restoring habitat in key areas. More Information…

Research
In many cases, we do not yet know enough about Panama’s ecosystems to properly conserve them. By participating in and supporting research efforts, we can identify species and areas of high conservation value, and focus our activities accordingly. More Information…

Education
Public support is vital if conservation efforts are to succeed. By educating members of the general public about environmental issues, we hope to increase support and involvement in conservation activities to lead us towards a more sustainable future. More Information…

Outreach
Although conservation is a global issue, conservation activities mostly occur on a community level. Only when local communities are engaged and invested in the efforts of larger organizations can we succeed in improving the environment. More Information…