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September 20, 2023

Major Conservation Alliance Launches "More Trees, Fewer Cows" Initiative to safeguard the biological and cultural diversity of Mesoamerica

In a joint effort to safeguard the biological and cultural diversity of the Mesoamerican region, the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), Re:wild, and the Mesoamerican Alliance of Peoples and Forests (AMPB) announced the "More Trees, Fewer Cows" initiative during Climate Week New York. This unprecedented alliance aims to raise awareness and take strong action against illegal cattle ranching activities in Indigenous territories and protected areas.

September 7, 2023

Agricultural burns, wildfires, and air quality in Mesoamerica. International Day of Clean Air for blue skies

In the context of the International Clean Air Day for blue skies, whose theme this year is "Together for Clean Air," it is crucial to recognize how climatological phenomena like El Niño can exacerbate the issue of forest fires in Mesoamerica and their effects on the 5 Great Forests.

May 17, 2017

WCS’s Queens Zoo Helps Howler Monkeys Thrive in Belize

Howler monkeys were translocated in Belize’s Cockscomb Reserve in the early 1990s after vanish...
June 15, 2016

Belize Implements National Sustainable Fisheries Reforms

Secure Fishing Rights Approach Serves as Global Model for Small-Scale Fisheries (Belmopan, Be...

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