Fundación EcoMinga has purchased 2,545 acres (1,030 hectares) of cloud forest thanks to the Forests in the Sky Appeal. During Big Match Fortnight 2015, World Land Trust (WLT) raised £280,000 for the appeal which continues to attract generous donations.
Thanking donors, John Burton, WLT Chief Executive said: “Land in the corridor has been purchased and protected within just a few weeks of funds being raised during Big Match Fortnight. We are delighted with the early impact of the appeal and we shall continue to seek funds urgently to complete this landmark corridor.” The target is £500,000 with £310,000 raised so far. Read more »