Cordillera Azul named pilot project for IUCN ā€˜Incubator for Nature Conservationā€™ at COP23

By Lucy Arndt, Sales & Business Development Manager, Ecosphere+ This week is the 16th anniversary of CIMA, our project partner on the ground at the Cordillera Azul National Park in Peru. We are marking this milestone by celebrating the innovative and inspiring work for which CIMA has recently been recognised in protecting the park. The…

Althelia Ecosphere To Invest EUR 5.1 Million For Peatland Rainforest Restoration In South Sumatra

Palembang, Indonesia, Luxembourg and London. Althelia Ecosphere is now supporting the scale-up of the Sumatra Merang Peatland Project with an impact investment of EUR 5.1 million. Led by partners PT Global Alam Lestari (GAL) and Forest Carbon, this project will rehabilitate more than 22,000 hectares of peatland rainforest in the Merang biodiversity zone, one of…

The “Amazoncam” Research Project

Throughout 2017, the ā€œAmazonCamā€ research project at theĀ Tambopata-Bahuaja Biodiversity ReserveĀ project installed more than 100 camera traps to monitor wildlife. A key aim of the Tambopata project is to facilitate biodiversity research in the protected area, which, as some of the most pristine primary forest in the world, is an internationally recognised ā€˜biodiversity hotspotā€™. A camera…