LAC regional news

DANAPURE World Environment Day

By Chris Rostron / 19th August 2020

To celebrate WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY, we wanted to pay tribute to our DANAPURE Wetland, Colombia, as a place that has become a special reference of what the environment that surrounds us really is. Our Wetland has become a beautiful lesson in renewal and rebirth that surprises us every day by becoming a place of life…

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UKUMARI Biopark ecoguides

By Connor Walsh / 18th February 2020

At the UKUMARI Biopark, the local children who are responsible for the protection of the biopark’s ecosystems held a special and joyful celebration event for World Wetlands Day. With the biologists of the research centre, they are preparing to be the guides for visitors to the park, and doing it with great responsibility. Everyone is…

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Birds and Schools 2019 review

By Connor Walsh / 11th July 2019

To mark World Migratory Bird Day, WLI members once again held video conferences across country and continental boundaries.  On the East Atlantic Flyway, our initiative Migratory Birds for People connected two groups of schools, one in English and one in French; WLI Americas connected schools in English from Canada to Colombia. Children in Luxembourg, France,…

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Danpure: World Oceans Day

By Chris Rostron / 15th February 2018

Starting in October, thanks to our Wetland DANAPURE, we will initiate some cooperation projects with the UN Colombia and the Colombian Oceans Commission. We will share with these organizations, our environmental celebrations and we will serve as headquarters to commemorate the WORLD DAY OF THE OCEANS. Our Wetland has grown in the number of visitors…

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