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Dr. Thomas E. Lovejoy awarded the 2015 ACEER Legacy Award
In recognition of 50 years of dedicated service to conservation, it is with pleasure that the Board of Directors of the ACEER Foundation presents to Dr. Thomas Lovejoy the 2015 ACEER Legacy Award. The Legacy Award was established in 2012 to honor an individual or...
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ACEER Peru Amigos Program 2015
These photos from the ACEER Amigos Summer 2015 program shows the type of work Amigos does in the Amazon. The objective of ¡Amigos! A Partnership for Education is to create, develop, and implement environmental education programs in the Peruvian Amazon as a basis for developing environmental awareness and sustainable use of natural resources.
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Understanding Amazonian Healing
An August 2015 ACEER workshop offered students and professors a first hand look into a variety of Amazonian healthcare practices.

For eight days in early August, ten students from West Chester University, Neumann University, and The University of Florida experienced first hand, Healthcare and Healing Traditions of Amazonia.
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ACEER announces the award of the 2015 Dr. James A. Duke Ethnobotanical Fellowship to Jose Antonio Hurtado Huarcaya
ACEER is pleased to award to Mr. Jose Antonio Hurtado Huarcaya the 2015 Dr. James A. Duke Ethnobotanical Fellowship. He will receive $1000 in support of his research project, The Cultural Significance of Medicinal Plants in the District of Quinua (Ayacucho) Peru.
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Peru Announces a New 1.3 Million Hectare National Park
ACEER applauds the Peruvian government’s announcement of a new 1.3 million hectare primary forest national park.
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Mark Plotkin TED Talk
The greatest and most endangered species in the Amazon rainforest
In an energetic and sobering talk, the ethnobotanist brings us into the world of the forest's indigenous tribes and the incredible...
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Amazon Tribe Makes First Contact With Outside World
Uncontacted Indians making first contact with a settled Ashaninka community near the Brazil-Peru border.
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Andrew Bale captures Ese'Eja culture for National Geographic-sponsored project
Andrew Bale journeyed to Peru's jungles to capture images for a National Geographic-funded project to map the Ese'Eja's culture. The project aims to enable Ese'Eja society to reclaim ancestral lands from the Peruvian government.
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