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Communities Convene to Celebrate Congolese Conservation

Dec 16, 2016

Major breakthrough in securing urgently needed rainforest protection for Central African wildlife commended at celebratory event. Rainforest Trust’s partner Lukuru Foundation recently hosted an event to celebrate the newly established Lomami National Park in the Democratic…

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New Refuge for the Critically Endangered Brown-headed Spider Monkey

Dec 12, 2016

A recently established core protected area in Ecuador’s northwestern region of Tesoro Escondido safeguards one of the largest remaining populations of the Critically Endangered Brown-headed Spider Monkey and provides a haven for Great Green Macaws, Jaguars…

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Supporter Spotlight: Dr. Brittany Goldberg

Dec 10, 2016

An enthusiastic environmentalist makes a commendable commitment to conservation. An environmentalist at heart and keenly aware of her relationship with the world around her, Rainforest Trust supporter Dr. Brittany Goldberg drives a hybrid vehicle and has…

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Monitoring Wildlife: Eyes on the Ground and in the Sky

Dec 07, 2016

Visual technology advances in the conservation field allow researchers to gather information about rare and enigmatic species that were previously inaccessible. These images provide conservationists with invaluable data on the state of these species and the…

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Historic Rainforest Protection for Endangered Wildlife and Indigenous People in the Philippines

Nov 30, 2016

The Cleopatra’s Needle Forest Reserve in Palawan, the largest critical habitat created in the Philippines, safeguards endemic, threatened species such as the Philippine Pangolin, Palawan Bearcat and Palawan Horned Frog, and also protects the forest-dwelling Batak…

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Supporter Spotlight: Rainforest Sunglasses

Nov 28, 2016

Promoting a culture of environmental sustainability among travelers and adventurers while saving the rainforest. Rainforest Sunglasses is an eco-friendly company that invests a portion of its profits from its handcrafted eyewear into conservation. It came into…

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Land Purchase Consolidates Critical Cloud Forest Reserve in Ecuador

Nov 21, 2016

Over the past 16 years, Rainforest Trust has helped establish and expand Buenaventura Reserve in southern Ecuador. After 15 land acquisitions, a key property to consolidate the most important cloud forest reserve in southern Ecuador has…

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Progressive Protection for Pangolins

Nov 21, 2016

What happens when the scaly armor that is supposed to protect pangolins leads to them becoming the most trafficked mammals in the world? A shy pangolin has tough outer scales and curls into a tight ball…

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Tropic Topics: Pangolins in Asia

Nov 17, 2016

As we gear up to celebrate pangolins for Giving Tuesday, listen to Rainforest Trust's Asia Conservation Officer tell more about what makes this species so unique and how we can ensure a brighter future for the…

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Tapirs Soon to Return to REGUA Reserve

Nov 10, 2016

Rainforest Trust’s Brazilian partner Reserva Ecologica de Guapiaçu (REGUA) is leading efforts with a local university to reintroduce two South American Tapirs back into their natural habitat in the Atlantic Rainforest. REGUA Reserve safeguards essential habitat…

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