Protecting the forests of the quetzal to preserve the services they provide
Forests provide essential services: Their vegetation takes carbon out of the atmosphere mitigating climate change; their trees provide shade that refreshes the environment; the roots of their trees fix the soil and regulate the water cycle. Our work in Guatemala focuses on restoring the ecosystems that maintain the services that ensure water supply to the population.
First Water Fund Legally Established in Guatemala
TNC is working collectively to generate significant investments in ecosystems that produce freshwater and to create a legal framework that will bring about water security for the region.Read more
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