Jaguar

02 Mar

Just Released: February Newsletter

Panthera

Read Panthera’s February newsletter to learn about the new commitment made by the government of Colombia and Panthera to protect the jaguars of Latin America and watch video coverage aired by Al Jazeera English on this new development.

27 Feb

Saving Jaguars - Protecting Wild Latin America

Panthera

Jaguars are the face of all things wild for Latin America. Ranging from Argentina to Mexico - they've evolved over millions of years to survive. 

The sturdiest of the big cats, they roam between protected areas, through ranches, plantations, across rivers and dams, through the human landscape. Their ability to move and adapt has resulted in them remaining as a single species across their entire range.

26 Feb

Video: Al Jazeera English Reports on Panthera’s Landmark Jaguar Conservation Agreement with Colombia

Panthera

Earlier this week, Al Jazeera English aired a video reporting on Panthera’s recent signing of a landmark conservation agreement with the government of Colombia to protect the future of the Americas’ largest wild cat – the jaguar.

20 Feb

Press Release: Colombia Reinstates Its Commitment to Jaguars

Panthera

Bogotá – The jaguar was awarded renewed protection yesterday with the establishment of the second conservation agreement between the government of Colombia and Panthera, an organization dedicated to the preservation of wild cats around the globe.

12 Feb

Panthera Remembers Correspondent Bob Simon

It is with heavy hearts that our team at Panthera remembers Bob Simon, a CBS 60 Minutes correspondent, foreign reporter, an icon in the news world, and a champion for wildlife. Bob Simon and his producer Tom Anderson accompanied Panthera's Chairman, Dr. Thomas S. Kaplan, CEO Dr. Alan Rabinowitz and other staff to our project site in the Brazilian Pantanal in September 2010

05 Feb

‘A Boy and a Jaguar’ Wins American Library Association Book Award

As reported by The Los Angeles Times and CNN, the American Library Association has awarded 'A Boy and a Jaguar,' the 2014 children's book by Panthera's CEO Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, the Schneider Family Book Award. Winning the Young Children's Book category, 'A Boy and a Jaguar' was selected as a book that “embodies an artistic expression of the disability experience.”

02 Feb

Press Release: Ellen and Duncan McFarland Invest $1 Million to Protect Brazilian Jaguar Habitat

Panthera

Panthera and Rainforest Trust Offer New Protection for the Jaguar and World's Largest Wetland

New York, NY - In time for World Wetlands Day, Panthera Board Member Duncan McFarland and his wife Ellen have committed $1 Million to a partnership between Panthera and Rainforest Trust to buy the Jofre Velho Ranch in the Brazilian Pantanal.

20 Jan

People vs. Predators – Competing for Wild Meat in Belize

Panthera

A new Panthera co-authored publication released by Oryx, the International Journal of Conservation, reports on how predators, like jaguars, and people compete for wild meat in Belize.

22 Dec

The Washington Post Interviews Panthera’s CEO Dr. Alan Rabinowitz on the Elusive Jaguar

Panthera

The Washington Post recently sat down with Panthera’s CEO, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, for an insightful Q&A on the evolution and current state of the Americas' largest wild cat - the elusive jaguar.

08 Dec

New Victory for the Jaguar: Nicaragua and Panthera Establish Critical Conservation Agreement

Panthera

Managua, Nicaragua – The Americas’ largest wild cat, the elusive jaguar, was awarded new protection last week with the signing of a significant jaguar conservation agreement between the government of Nicaragua and Panthera, a global wild cat conservation organization.