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A handful of people looking up through binoculars.
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Planning the Paraguas - Munchique Conservation Corridor Birding Trail in Colombia - Phase I
Grantee Name: 
Asociación para el Estudio y Conservación de las Aves Acuáticas en Colombia
HOTSPOT
Tropical Andes
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$74,746
DATES
Jul 2016
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Sep 2017
Stats
Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Tropical Andes
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$74,746
DATES
Jul 2016
-
Sep 2017

Lay the groundwork for the Paraguas–Munchique Western Colombia Birding Trail to serve as a major destination for birdwatchers. Help local communities derive economic benefits from biodiversity conservation. The project will fund field work, trail design, community outreach, the establishment of a multi-stakeholder alliance, marketing and fundraising.

Strategic Direction: 4 Promote and scale up opportunities to foster private sector approaches for biodiversity conservation to benefit priority KBAs in the seven corridors.

Landscape of green mountains.
The tropical ecosystem that future birding tourists will encounter.
© Asociación Calidris