Radio Interview with Patas y Pies

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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 […]

Volunteer Appreciation Day

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Today is International Volunteer Day – a day created by the UN General Assembly. It is viewed as a unique chance for volunteers and organizations to celebrate their efforts, to share their values, and to promote their work among their communities, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), United Nations agencies, government authorities and the private sector. A special […]

Advances of National Environmental Action Plan & Goals for 2018

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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

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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 […]