Camino Verde News

New Site Coming Soon
September 30, 2016

You may have noticed it has been a while since there's been new News at . That's because a new is coming. That's right, the new site is on it's way. Stay tuned.

Camino Verde featured in Rodale's Organic Life
April 30, 2015

Camino Verde's Living Seed Bank was called a "seed bank worth visiting" by Rodale's Organic Life:


The Living Seed Bank (project page here) was listed alongside the Millennium Seed Bank at Kew and Seed Savers Exchange.  

Living Seed Bank
From the New York Times
January 31, 2015


"In the battle to limit the risks of climate change, it has been clear for decades that focusing on the world’s immense tropical forests — saving the ones that are left, and perhaps letting new ones grow — is the single most promising near-term strategy."


--New York Times, Justin Gillis, Dec. 23, 2014

The tree on your chest is a tree we've planted together
October 31, 2014

Now for a limited time, contribute $30 or more and receive a Camino Verde t-shirt, made of Peruvian ancient heirloom pima cotton, one of the finest cotton varieties in the world. The tree you wear on your chest is a tree we plant together in the Amazon. (And yes, women's shirts are cut differently than the men's.) Donate here.

Camino Verde featured in recently published thesis
April 30, 2014

Camino Verde intern and ally Sam Goodman's thesis "The Role of NGOs in Mitigating the Interoceanic Highway" was recently published online through American University.  The thesis features Camino Verde's role in Madre de Dios prominently.  Thanks, Sam, for your amazing work and insightful writing.