Video: Polylepis restauration with Quecha communities and Madidi

25 500 Polylepis saplings planted by local Quechua communities, staff from the #Madidi national park and Armonía: The most extensive Polylepis restauration in Bolivia to this date! Help us protect the birds of Bolivia. Please support Armonía with your donation.   We thank our international partners and individual donors for their help–…

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Video: Global Big Day 2018 Bolivia

This 5th of May it is Global Big Day. In 2016 Bolivia has not even participated to Big Day, yet in 2017 we impulsed the country to the #14 of the global ranking. This year we point towards the Top 10. Help us protect the birds of Bolivia. Please support…

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Video: Bolivian biologists continue to discover new species in the forests of Madidi National Park

Herpetologists from Armonia’s ‘Polylepis Forests’ project, who also work for the ‘Identidad Madidi’ project, discovered four species of amphibians not yet known to science. These amphibians of the genus Microkayla (formerly Psychrophrynella) are small and only inhabit the high tropical Andes of Bolivia. Help us protect the birds of Bolivia. Please support Armonía with…

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Video: Past and present of Polylepis in Puina

Learn more about the Polylepis forests in Puina from Isaac Toro, Quechua community member of Puina working with Armonía to restore to one of the most threatened habitats of the Bolivian Tropical Andes. Help us protect the birds of Bolivia. Please support Armonía with your donation.      

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Video: Global Big Day 2017: Bolivia #14

Bolivia #14 en el #GlobalBigDay – the international day of bird watching organized by eBird of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Interview with Sebastian K. Herzog – scientific director of Armonía and principal author of the “Birds of Bolivia – Field Guide”. uía de Campo”. Help us save the birds…

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Video: Nest boxes save Macaws!

In 2017 nine Critically Endangered Blue-throated Macaw chicks have successfully hatched from Armonia’s nest box program. The news is especially encouraging as this is the first time we recorded a chick whose both parents had also fledged from nest boxes. . This clearly shows Blue-throated Macaws are learning to identify…

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Video: Meet researchers at Barba Azul Nature Reserve

Meet researchers from the Wageningen University and the University of Glasgow at #BarbaAzulNatureReserve. With over 300 bird species, 27 species of medium & large mammals and breathtaking landscapes Barba Azul is a real researcher’s paradise.(Soundtrack is courtesy of Headphone Activist https://soundcloud.com/headphoneactivist) Please help us to save the most threatened bird…

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Nest boxes: a lifeline for the Blue-throated Macaw

 2017 was an important year for the conservation of the Blue Throated Macaw (Ara glaucogularis).  A record number of nine macaws fledged from our artificial nest boxes, we discovered new nesting sites for the species and we put into protection one of the most critical nesting sites for the Blue…

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