Our Mission

“ADOPTA aims to promote the conservation of forest ecosystems for the benefit of Panamanian people and wildlife”

Sustainable Development


Community Outreach & Education

Current Projects

Protecting Cerro Chucantí

This isolated mountain on the edge of Panamá’s Darién province contains a wide variety of unique and endemic species ‒ many of which reside in the rare cloud forest habitat found near it’s peak ‒ yet it is threatened by deforestation for agriculture and logging. Read More…

Describing New Species

To date, 10 species new to science have been named from Cerro Chucantí, with many more still awaiting formal description. We are currently fundraising to help expedite the naming of these species. Read More…

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