Protect Rainforest With Sustainable Practices

by SALVEASERRA. Grupo Prot. Amb. Serra da Concordia
Dec 19, 2006

Environment Education Training Programs

Lecture on the grass
Lecture on the grass

The SALVEASERRA, NGO and the Serra da Concórdia Wildlife Sanctuary, one of the few private owned Atlantic Rain Forest protection area in Brazil, receive regularly students groups for "A Day in the Forest" guided tour and lectures on protecting and restoring the forests and biodiversity. For many is the first time they ever entered a forest and saw a water spring.

Visiting a new formed forest
Visiting a new formed forest
The Group
The Group
  • mermaidsea
    mermaidsea I thought I was planting trees! It looks like I am helping educate kids, which is fine, but I thought I was planting trees!Happy holidays,Sigrid
    • 11 years ago
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  • Roberto Lamego
    Roberto Lamego Sigrid, I don't know if I can answer you here, but just to say, we plant many trees, palm trees and fruit trees. This year we expect to plant more than 5.000. Many of these kids are visiting a forest for the first time and learning the importance of the trees and the forests and their relationship with the water. We... Read more »
    • 11 years ago
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  • mermaidsea
    mermaidsea Thank you, Roberto. Sounds like you're doing a great job! I'm all for the exposure of these children to our natural resources and environment, and hoping they will plant their own trees as a result.My brother lives half the year in Brazil, so the day may come when I visit!Thanks again,Sigrid
    • 11 years ago
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SALVEASERRA. Grupo Prot. Amb. Serra da Concordia

Location: Valenca, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Project Leader:
Roberto Lamego
Technical director
Valença, Rio de Janeiro Brazil

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