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    Nature in Coronado, Panama

    National Wild Cat Day

    National Wild Cat Day

    With six species of big cats, Panama is working to ensure the survival of these feline species’ by introducing new legislation, making the first Saturday of each year the National Day of Wild Cats

    The Race For Water Mission

    The Race For Water Mission

    A revolutionary ship, the Odyssey, set sail after spending several days in Panama to continue its journey around the world. The Odyssey is a catamaran, covered with solar panels. The ship is part of the "Race For Water foundation", which among other missions has been working on educating new ...

    Sea Snakes in San Carlos

    Sea Snakes in San Carlos

    The Ministry of Environment reported the presence of Yellow bellied sea snakes ( Hydrophis platurus ) on beaches along the Pacific Coast. Temporary closures were issued for several beaches and tourist areas due to the snakes. ...

    Environmental management plans delayed

    Environmental management plans delayed

    While Panama continues to wait for practical models to fight climate change, several of Panama’s protected areas lack management plans. These models are essential for protecting Panama’s natural ...

    Panama’s forum on Climate Change

    Panama’s forum on Climate Change

    Last week Panama hosted a forum on “Challenges and Opportunities from Climate Change.” The event was attended by Panama’s Environmental Minister and by representatives of the International Center for Sustainable Development, the Panama Canal and the Development Bank of Latin ...

    Abnormal La Niña weather continues

    Abnormal La Niña weather continues

    Meteorologists of the Electricity Transmission Company (Etesa), confirmed in an article with Telemetro that hail fell on the Cinta Costera in Panama City Thursday afternoon.

    A request for 107 hectares on Isla de Cañas

    A request for 107 hectares on Isla de Cañas

    The Ministry of Environment is currently reviewing a request for the concession of 107 hectares in the Wildlife Refuge of Isla de Cañas and will hold a public consultation in Los Santos on November 14th, 2017. ...

    Record-breaking bird migration

    Record-breaking bird migration

    890 thousand 42 birds migratory birds took to the sky October 31st, 2017, the largest amount recorded in one day Audubon Society of Panama.

    Birds close Tocumen runway

    Birds close Tocumen runway

    A flock of migrating birds closed a runway in Panama at Tocumen International Airport for over an hour on Monday, August 14, 2017. According to Copa Airlines, 25 flights were diverted ...

    Panama bound Salmon Eggs to Stay in Canada

    Panama bound Salmon Eggs to Stay in Canada

    AquaBounty Canada Inc., a company that originally said its plans were to produce salmon eggs in P.E.I. Canada and then ship them to Panama to mature has decided to rear the fish in ...

    Dolphins rescued from River

    Dolphins rescued from River

    With strong rains in the province of Chirigui, two dolphins managed to find their way into the river of Platanares. The dolphins were spotted in the river near a private farm ...

    The acceleration of sea level rise

    The acceleration of sea level rise

    A new scientific analysis indicates that  Earth’s oceans are rising nearly three times as rapidly than throughout most of the 20th century.  The paper from the ...

    Bill to reduce plastic bags approved

    Bill to reduce plastic bags approved

    A bill that calls for the “reasonable use of plastic bags” and to “eliminate the current abuse” of plastic in Panama, has been approved. Politican, Acan-Efe Samir Gozaine ...