Center for Amazon Community Ecology

Our Mission: Background Philosophy The Amazon rainforest has the largest concentration of animal and plant life in the world. It is also home to hundreds of indigenous groups and tens of thousands of other people who make their living in the forest. The biggest challenge and opportunity for the Amazon is to transform the vision of development that impacts its water, land, plants, animals and people. The current model promotes the production of mass commodities. The new model needs to focus on sustaining diverse human and other biological communities. One important path to creating a sustainable future for the Amazon is to strengthen its traditional communities. People who have strong c...
Bora and Murui native villages of Puca Urquillo
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.33891, -71.93024)
Bora community of Brillo Nuevo
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.30279, -71.89391)
Bora native village of Brillo Nuev
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.19934, -71.98036)
Bora native village of Brillo Nuevo - pilot project for CACE Ampiyacu Project
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.25273, -71.96202)
Bora native village of Brillo Nuevo - principal partner village in the Ampiyacu River region
Mariscal Ramon Castilla Province, Peru
(-3.21397, -71.94829)
Bora village of Brillo Nuevo on the Yaguasyacu River
Mariscal Ramon Castilla Province, Peru
(-3.22379, -71.95084)
Brillo Nuevo - Bora native community
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.21045, -71.99698)
Brillo Nuevo - Bora native village on the Yaguasyacu River, Loreto, Peru. CACE works with native artisans and woodsmen to develop handicrafts, manage craft plants, and develop fragrant essential oils.
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.21954, -71.98890)
Brillo Nuevo - pilot project village in the Ampiyacu River region
Mariscal Ramon Castilla Province, Peru
(-3.20140, -71.98599)
Brillo Nuevo village - pilot site for Ampiyacu project. See all sites at: http://tinyurl.com/CACEsites
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.19828, -71.96477)
Brillo Nuevo, Bora native village, handicraft and forestry project partner with Center for Amazon Community Ecology
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.13064, -72.00714)
Brillo Nuevo, Yaguasyacu River - site for community copal study and project
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.21739, -72.00243)
Center for Investigation at Jenaro Herrera; Institute for Investigations of the Peruvian Amazon
Requena, Peru
(-4.90095, -73.62336)
Iquitos - CACE project coordination office
Amazonas, Iquitos, Peru
(-3.72564, -73.25133)
Iquitos, capital city of Loreto, Center for Amazon Community Ecology support base for Ampiyacu project
Alfonso Navarro Cauper, Iquitos, Peru
(-3.73339, -73.25956)
Jenaro Herrera - site of copal research and IIAP nursery for rosewood tree seedlings
Requena, Peru
(-4.90040, -73.65157)
Jenaro Herrera research station
Requena Province, Peru
(-4.90317, -73.66257)
Jenaro Herrera research station - primary site for CACE copal research
Requena, Peru
(-4.88953, -73.65862)
Jenaro Herrera, IIPA research station with nursery and site for Center for Amazon Community Ecology research on the ecology and sustainable harvest of copal resin
Requena, Peru
(-4.90044, -73.62385)
Mazan - town for short-cut land crossing from main Amazon River to Napo River
Maynas Province, Peru
(-3.50625, -73.08380)
Nueva Esperanza - Ocaina native village on the Yaguasyacu River, Loreto, Peru. CACE is working with native artisans from here to develop and market their handicrafts
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.34675, -71.99111)
Nueva Esperanza, Ocaina native village, handicraft project partner with Center for Amazon Community Ecology
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.30231, -71.99341)
Nueva Vida - Maijuna native village
Maynas Province, Peru
(-3.05275, -73.21564)
Nueva Vida - Maijuna native village along the Yanayacu River, Loreto, Peru. CACE is working with this community to develop handicrafts and make essential oil from copal resin.
Maynas Province, Peru
(-3.02136, -73.18428)
Puca Urqillo Bora - Bora native village on the Ampiyacu River, Loreto, Peru. CACE works with native artisans from here to develop and market handicrafts including tree ornaments & bags
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.33730, -71.90812)
Puca Urquillo Huitoto - Murui native village on the Ampiyacu River, Loreto, Peru. CACE works with native artisans from here to develop and market handicrafts including tree ornaments & bags.
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.33975, -71.92185)
Puca Urquillo, Bora and Huitoto native villages, handicraft project partners with Center for Amazon Community Ecology
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.34721, -71.91753)
Puerto Huaman - Maijuna native village
Maynas Province, Peru
(-3.08989, -73.13873)
San Jose de Piri - Yagua native village on the Ampiyacu River, Loreto, Peru. CACE is working with native artisans from here to develop and market their handicrafts
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.31363, -71.85782)
San Jose de Piri, Yagua native village, handicraft project partner with Center for Amazon Community Ecology
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.31149, -71.85951)
Santa Lucia de Pro
Mariscal Ramon Castilla Province, Peru
(-3.33210, -71.89384)
Santa Lucia de Pro - Yagua native village on the Ampiyacu River, Loreto, Peru. CACE is beginning to work with native artisans from here to develop and market their handicrafts
Mariscal Ramon Castilla, Peru
(-3.32100, -71.87344)
Sucusari - Maijuna native village
Maynas Province, Peru
(-3.25718, -72.92450)
Sucusari - Maijuna native village along the Sucusari River, Loreto, Peru. CACE is working with this community to make essential oil from copal resin.
Maynas Province, Peru
(-3.23954, -72.92358)
Tamshiyacu - town on the Tamshiyacu River. CACE is working with several families in this town to sustainably harvest leaves and branches from rosewood trees planted around 2002 to make essential oil
Tamshiyacu, Peru
(-3.99924, -73.15784)

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