Olive ridley sea turtle Yellow Naped Amazon (Amazona auropalliata) Scarlet macaw Climber checking a nest

Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Association

Org #65173
Vetted since 2019 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1989
year founded
$121,832
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

ARCAS Vision To improve the chances of survival and conservation of endangered species and their habitat, as well as assist in the rational management of natural resources. ARCAS Mission 1. Rescue, rehabilitation and release of wildlife 2. Environmental education 3. Research 4. Co-administration of protected areas 5. Sustainable community development and ecotourism ARCAS 's objectives are: To strive for the conservation, preservation, protection and research of wildlife. To rescue, rehabilitate and reintroduce into their natural habitat wild animals seized from illegal traffickers. To promote and assist in the creation and management of protected habitat areas for wild animals To... read more

Project Leaders
Colum Muccio
Colum Muccio
Elizabeth Yanes
Elizabeth Yanes
Elizabeth Yanes
Elizabeth Yanes
Michaela Mogollon
Michaela Mogollon
Team
Colum A Muccio, Miriam E Monterroso
Organization Information
#6 Calle Hillary, Km 30 Carr. Interamericana
San Lucas, 00000
Guatemala
+502 78301374
Organization Information
#6 Calle Hillary, Km 30 Carr. Interamericana
San Lucas, 00000
Guatemala
+502 78301374

Project Reports

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Oct 11, 2021
Project Report October 2021
Due to the pandemic, during the 2020 nesting season, we were only able to rescue and incubate 9,362 olive ridley sea turtle eggs, of which 8,659 hatched, which represented a 92.4% hatching success...
Jul 22, 2021
Final Progress Report July 2021
Greetings from Guatemala, We have just started up the 2021 sea turtle conservation season and we are hoping to recuperate from the ground lost last year due to the pandemic. Our goal is to collect and...
Jun 10, 2021
Progress Report/ Season Start June 2021
  Summery 2020   Like other conservation projects around the world, that depend on the support of volunteers and ecotours, the Coronavirus pandemic hit us very hard.  From March until...
 
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