Experience Monarch Butterflies in Mexico

Experience Monarch Butterflies in Mexico

Visit the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve in Mexico to witness one of nature’s most spectacular events; millions of Monarch butterflies overwintering after their annual migration.

Sea Turtle Arribada in Costa Rica

Sea Turtle Arribada in Costa Rica

Ostional Wildlife Refuge in Costa Rica is one of the best places in the world to witness a mass olive ridley sea turtle nesting event known as an arribada.

Brighter Future for Mendoza Zoo Elephants

Brighter Future for Mendoza Zoo Elephants

Argentina’s notorious Mendoza Zoo agrees to release four captive elephants to Elephant Sanctuary Brazil, ushering in a brighter future for animal welfare in South America.

Latin America's First Elephant Sanctuary

Latin America's First Elephant Sanctuary

A new elephant sanctuary in Brazil has recently taken in its first two residents, and will now attempt to track down up to fifty more old working elephants in South America.

Amazon River Dolphin

Amazon River Dolphin

The Amazon River dolphin is a freshwater dolphin that inhabits the waterways of the Amazon and Orinoco Rivers in South America.

The Penguins of South America

The Penguins of South America

Three of South America's seven penguin species are listed as vulnerable or endangered - find out why.

Saving the World's Slowest Mammals

Saving the World's Slowest Mammals

There are various ways to help save this cuddly creature such as preventing habitat loss, public education, and providing rehabilitation and veterinary care to injured, orphaned and abandoned sloths.

Sloth Sanctuary in Costa Rica

Sloth Sanctuary in Costa Rica

Aww… Get up close to a cute and cuddly sloth. Sloth’s, if you didn’t know already, are adorable. Baby sloths even more so. Meet both at Costa Rica’s dedicated sloth sanctuary.

The Lions of Brazil

The Lions of Brazil

Along the Atlantic coastal forests of Brazil humans have become the biggest threat to the Golden Lion Tamarins who now live in fragmented pockets of land.

Glass Frogs

Glass Frogs

Among the many weird and fascinating amphibians on our planet, very special are the glass frogs of Central and South America.