Conservation

Board Participation

STRI scientists and staff play an active role in nature conservation by taking part in many Panamanian and international conservation boards and committees. In Panama, STRI representatives are board members of Fundacion NATURA, Parque Natural Metropolitano (Metropolitan Nature Park), Ciudad del Saber (City of Knowledge), Fundacion Amador, Patronato del Aguila Harpia, Fundacíon Eugene Eisenman, among other organizations. STRI scientists are prominent members of international conservation entities such as the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation and the Society for Conservation Biology.