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Wildlife

New rewilding adventure: Rescue and adoption of newborn rheas

Thanks to the collaborative work between Estancia Baño Nuevo, the organization Reserva Quimán and Fundación Rewilding Chile, a group of newborn wild rheas will help reverse the local extinction of the species in Patagonia National Park.

Defensores del Parque Nacional Patagonia

Community Involvement

“Defenders of Patagonia National Park”: connecting the youth of Chile Chico with the value of protected areas

The program, facilitated by "Descubriendo," environmental educators from the city of Cochrane, sought to strengthen the bond between the students of the Luisa Rabanal high school and the national park and to generate learning about the biodiversity it harb …

Community Involvement

Celebrating Patagonia National Park’s 4th Anniversary with the community

Together with the neighbors of Chile Chico, we organized a festival to celebrate the 4th anniversary of Patagonia National Park and the first year of the community outreach program “Friends of Patagonia National Park” in early December.

Community Involvement

Ten years of public funding committed to consolidating the Route of Parks vision

The Chilean Economic Development Agency (CORFO) announced 10-year public funding for developing the “Route of Parks strategic macro regional project”, involving the 3 regions composing the Route of Parks of Chilean Patagonia.

Wildlife

New marine expedition: exploring the waters of the end of the world

Our team carried out a 10- day marine expedition in the Beagle Channel and the waters of the projected Yaganes Marine Park, one of the eight no-take marine zones we aim to create to augment from 1 to 10% the protection of the coastal waters of Patagonia.

Erich Roepke

Opinions

A year not to forget

Read the column from Carolina Morgado, Executive Director of Rewilding Chile Foundation.

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Wildlife

Rewild the Planet

The Global Rewilding Alliance calls on the delegates of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity meeting in Montreal, Canada, 7-19 December, to adopt a new functional approach to safeguarding nature on the planet.

Creation of Parks

Rewilding Chile expands its conservation work in the region of Magallanes

Just as we have collaborated with the State to create national parks along the Route of Parks of Patagonia before, we want to continue working on large-scale conservation, including the Magallanes region.

Wildlife

Chilean national parks featured in Netflix documentary series narrated by Obama

'Our Greatest National Parks' is the name of the five-episode production that invites viewers to celebrate and discover our planet's most powerful national parks and wild places.

Community Involvement

Discover the Passport of the Route of Parks of Patagonia

This unique initiative in Chile contains essential information to discover the unmissable places of each national park on the Route and the local communities. The invitation is to continue visiting the national parks during the low season.

Wildlife

Rehabilitated Andean condors released in Patagonia National Park

Pumalín and Liquiñe are two condors that completed their rehabilitation process in the Aysén region. 70% of Chile's condor population is in Patagonia, the largest condor hotspot in the American continent.

Opinions

Huemul: keystone species for restoring the planet

Read the column from Carolina Morgado, Executive Director of Rewilding Chile Foundation.

Wildlife

New wildcat monitoring program at Pumalín Douglas Tompkins National Park

Through a public-private collaboration between CONAF (Chilean National Forestry Service) and Rewilding Chile, 100 trap cameras will be installed in different locations in the national park, thanks to a donation by Panthera, an international NGO that promot …

Wildlife

Rescued condors will be liberated at Patagonia National Park

Two Andean Condors were rescued in 2020 and will be taken on December to the Patagonia National Park to acclimatize to the area before liberation. The Patagonia NP area concentrates the most significant population of Condors in South America.

Wildlife

Creating a Huemul Rescue Center in Cerro Castillo National Park

The new project is a combined effort driven by the Intersectoral Commission for Huemuls, composed of CONAF, SAG, and Fundación Rewilding Chile. It’s an unprecedented private-public collaboration in Chile for the recovery of a species. The Huemul Rescue …

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Rewilding Chile is launched

After leading conservation efforts in Chilean Patagonia for over 28 years, the nonprofit created by Kristine and Douglas Tompkins launches a new name to reflect the central role of large-scale ecological restoration in fighting the biodiversity crisis and …