News and Notes

Cocibolca Foundation Takes Action with Environmental Education

July 1st – August 1st, 2017
Granada, Granada Department, Nicaragua

The Cocibolca Foundation is an environmental organization with a special focus on conservation. They have dedicated more than 20 years...

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Eco-pedagogical Projects in the Department of Cauca Region in Colombia

March 1st – December 1st, 2017
Cauca Department, Colombia

Over the course of four years, the Center for Environmental Education OjO de AguA and the Corpopalo organization have worked...

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Winner Organizations of the 2018 Mini-Grants of Binoculars!

Thanks to Optics for the Tropics, this year we awarded 25 mini-grants of binoculars to Latin American and Caribbean organizations. We...

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We Need Your Data! It’s Easy and Fun!

1. Learn to identify your regional birds.

2. Choose your birdwatching area.

3. Watch birds for 10 minutes a day for 3 days.

4. Report your results!

Connect to the outdoors through art

Explore the arts as a way to connect even deeper with the outdoors, or as a doorway to the outdoors.

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Mother and daughter planting garden

Discover gardening tips for urban areas

These green mini-oasis contribute to the beauty of neighborhoods, help build community spirit, and provide places for children and adults...

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Line of pigeons in the city of New York with buildings behind Photo © Sam Aronov

Learn about the birds where you live!

Learn about the regional species of birds we focus on in the Celebrate Urban Birds project!

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