MILLIONS OF YEARS TO CREATE... ...DAYS TO DESTROY!
For over 20 years Rainforest Concern has helped to protect more than two million hectares of native tropical forests and the vast biodiversity they contain. We have worked with 21 partner organisations and 8 indigenous tribes in 12 different countries.
Our success stories in recent years include:
Protecting over one million hectares of pristine forest in the Colombian Amazon still inhabited by five tribes of indigenous people Increasing the Yawanawa ancestral forests in western Brazil to almost 200,000 hectares Establishing the Pangan-Awa Corridor in Colombia, a region that possesses one of the highest levels of biodiversity on earth Completing a private reserve for the highly threatened araucaria forests of southern Chile and their wildlife which include the puma, Magellanic woodpecker and the world’s smallest deer, the pudu Creating the Neblina Cloud Forest Reserve in Ecuador, an important link in the Choco-Andean Forest Corridor, essential habitat for the ocelot and threatened spectacled bear Please take this opportunity to become a member of Rainforest Concern. Just £5 a month can make a very real difference to our conservation efforts – and membership includes the sponsorship of an acre or more of rainforest for the Neblina Reserve in Ecuador. Your membership is a wonderful gift for our fragile planet and for the generations that will follow you. Without your support we cannot continue our work.