Category Archives: Americas

Manglares de la laguna de Oviedo

Grupo Jaragua finalizó exitosamente su proyecto focal de 18 meses de duración titulado Manglares de la laguna de Oviedo: estado de conservación y reforestación en áreas de uso por las comunidades locales. Más »

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Laguna de Oviedo’s community mangroves

Grupo Jaragua has just successfully finished their 18-month site-project entitledMangroves in Laguna de Oviedo: conservation status and reforestation in areas used by local communities. Continue reading »

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IBAs in Danger – urgent action needed!

An increasing number of Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs) are under threat from damaging development. 95 BirdLife Partnership countries and territories provided data on the pressures at their most threatened IBAs. Continue reading »

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Caribbean Partners get their “mangroove” on for World Wetlands Day

Grupo Jaragua and Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña, Inc. marked World Wetlands Day with programmes aimed at raising awareness of the value and benefits delivered by the Caribbean’s shrinking coastal mangroves. Continue reading »

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Protected status for Panama Bay reinstated by court ruling

The Bay of Panama, one of the most important sites for migratory waterbirds in the America, has received a reprieve from destructive development. Continue reading »

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