Volunteer Efforts to Reforest the Darien

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The Darien region in Panama is considered one of the most biodiverse regions of the world, according to Javier Mateo-Vega, Director of the Environmental Leadership & Training Initiative at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute and Yale University, but increased access to the region has allowed cattle ranches and mining to encroach upon natural forest. Between 2000 and 2008 Panama was … Read More