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Instagram Takeover: Jeff Mauritzen
Rainforest Alliance

Instagram Takeover: Jeff Mauritzen

To celebrate our #FollowTheFrog campaign we invited leading environmental photographers to take over our Instagram for a week. We were honored to have Jeff Mauritzen (http://instagram.com/jeffmauritzen), globe-trotting photographer and naturalist for National Geographic Expeditions, share his stunning photos and amazing adventures on our account. To see more of Jeff’s work, check out his website: Travel … Continue reading

Rainforest Alliance

Hosting Tourists is Key to Community Conservation in Latin America

Responsible tourism can provide forest communities with a viable alternative to logging, oil and mineral extraction and other less environmentally-friendly options. A well-run eco-lodge, for example, gives visitors an intimate look at the surrounding rainforest while providing nearby communities with a financial incentive to protect their environment and traditions. The Rainforest Alliance is working to … Continue reading