Aguaje palms (Mauritia flexuosa) have long been considered to be “the tree of life” in the Amazon rainforest. Their fruits are not only eaten and sold by humans, but they are also an important source of food for a […]
Thanks to the generous support of our members, we are very pleased with the recent expansion and reach of our conservation programs in Amazonia, East Africa and South Asia, and above all, their on-the-ground conservation impact. RCF remains dedicated to supporting grass-roots rainforest conservation efforts that blend local knowledge, scientific research and community efforts into projects that provide concrete conservation and community benefits. We ask that you continue to support us during 2011 as we advance our goals and face new challenges. Invite your friends to join as new members, and please do not hesitate to contact us if you have questions or ideas.