Americas flyway

Ecotourism and Mountain Development Institute INECODEM

By Connor Walsh / 17th July 2023

About Name of organisation INECODEM, Instituto Ecoturístico y Desarrollo de Montañas Funding support   Number of staff 3 Number of visitors per year   Overall aims of the centre 1.- To contribute to students and population in education, communication and participation. 2.- To conserve, protect biodiversity and ecosystems 3.- To sustainably promote tourist areas of…

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Observatorio de Santay

By Connor Walsh / 4th May 2023

About Name of organisation Friends of Santay Association Funding support Self-management and donations Number of staff 8 Number of visitors per year 4,000 Overall aims of the centre To be a reference for the Santay Island Wetland in the realization of cultural activities linked to the wetland and its population. Description of the centre The…

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Jaaukanigás Ramsar Site Visitor Center

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 2nd March 2023

About Name of organisation Municipality of Avellaneda Funding support Municipality of Avellaneda. Ministry of Science, Technology and Productive Innovation of the Nation. Secretariat of Tourism of the Province of Santa Fe. Number of staff 3 Number of visitors per year Since its inauguration on 2 February 2015, around 600 people have been received, of which…

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Rejaaukanigás Centre

By Chris Rostron / 2nd March 2023

About Name of organisation ReJaaukanigás Centre Funding support Currently internal: personal and family funds. Number of staff 2 Number of visitors per year Online version, opened in October 2012, reformulated in 2016, annual average: approx. 4000 visitors/year. Overall aims of the centre To contribute to a positive transformation of environmental awareness and to raise awareness…

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JEVIBB

By Chris Rostron / 14th February 2023

About Name of organisation JEUNES VISIONNAIRES DE BORY, BAS-LIMBE, HAITI (JEVIBB) Funding support   Number of staff 9 Number of visitors per year   Overall aims of the centre To promote young people for the success of strategic changes that bring economic development and social cohesion. Description of the centre   Top Work Areas Main…

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Curaco de Vélez & Maullín

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 14th February 2023

About Name of organisation Conservación Marina Funding support Apoyo financiero Packard Foundation – Manomet Center – ICFC -PFF -UST Number of staff 6 Number of visitors per year 13500 Overall aims of the centre Promote the conservation of coastal wetlands and migratory shorebirds in southern Chile. Description of the centre Both sites are located in…

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Isla Santay

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 10th February 2023

About Name of organisation Jaime Roldos Aguilera School Funding support   Number of staff 3 permanent teachers, the school’s 45 pupils, young alumni and parents. Number of visitors per year   Overall aims of the centre Environmental education for children and young villagers of the community within the Santay wetland. Description of the centre The…

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Fundepáramos, Chingaza Lake System

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 10th February 2023

About Name of organisation Fundación para el Desarrollo Sostenible de las Zonas de Páramos y sus Áreas de Influencia. Fundepáramos NGO Funding support IUCN Number of staff 6 Number of visitors per year To generate concrete actions to raise public awareness about the importance of the Chingaza System as a water supplier for Bogotá D.C.…

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Nomads Visitor Centre

By Chris Rostron / 10th February 2023

About Name of organisation Administración de Parques Nacionales, Parque Nacional Laguna Blanca Funding support   Number of staff 3 national park rangers, 2 support rangers Number of visitors per year 4975 visitors from April 2011 to March 2012 Overall aims of the centre – To provide relevant information and guidance – Offer thematic interpretative exhibitions…

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Samborombon Bay Conservation Unit

By Chris Rostron / 8th December 2022

About Name of organisation Dirección de Áreas Naturales Protegidas (DANP)-Organismo Provincial for Sustainable Development (OPDS) Funding support From the administration Number of staff 7 distributed in northern (1), central (3) and southern (3) areas Number of visitors per year Not measured. Overall aims of the centre “Wetland of International Importance” declared according to the Ramsar…

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