Expanding La Esmeralda Civil Society Reserve

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Grantee Fundación FEDENA Fenicia Defensa Natural
Target Andean Oak, Otoba Lehmannii, Poulsenia, Tetrorchidium Boyacanum, Ladenbergia Magnifolia, and more.
Area Protected

38.4 hectares

Location Colombia
Grant Amount $49,781

This project will acquire 38.4 hectares of land in the La Esmeralda reserve that would protect rare and endangered species. This area is globally significant for rare species