Navagating Toward Sustainability - Boteros Conscientes (4)

Navegando hacia la sostenibilidad

Bocas del Toro da un paso radical hacia la protección de sus maravillas marinas al empoderar a los boteros conscientes de las islas…

Lobster ban or no lobster ban - bocas del toro 2023

Lobster Ban or No Lobster Ban? Exemptions and Extensions in Bocas del Toro

Lobster Ban or No Lobster Ban? Exemptions and Extensions for the 2023 Lobster Ban in Bocas del Toro Since 2015, Central American and Caribbean…

Fishermen from San Cristobal holding lionfish at a tournament

Help Bocas Fishermen Slay More Lionfish

Bocas del Toro is consuming more lionfish than ever before. A group of fishermen from Isla San Cristobal that specializes in hunting lionfish…


A Bright Future for Rainforest Preservation in Dolphin Bay

There will be 100 acres of rainforest preservation in Dolphin Bay thanks to a donation by Ted Hannig to the Institute of Tropical…


Lionfish in Bocas Have Met Their Match

Lionfish in Bocas have met their match with so many businesses and restaurants on board to get the whole archipelago ‘eating the enemy.’…

a group photo of volunteers at a tree planting ceremony for the group Bocas Rainforest Reforestation Initiative

Bocas Rainforest Reforestation Initiative Is Launched

Every June, Panama celebrates National Reforestation Day and this year a newly formed organization, Bocas Rainforest Reforestation Initiative (BRRI), held an event in…

A coral partially bleached in Bocas del Toro

Coral Bleaching in Bocas del Toro

This past September and October Bocas del Toro was full of sunny days, blue skies… and white corals?  Many residents of Bocas del…

Bocas del Toro recycling Unite for a sustainable future together we can wasteless world boy raising his fist in the air

Wasteless World: A Proposal for the Bocas del Toro Plastic Problem

Bocas del Toro recycling is coming! – Tom Wright has a vision of a world with community-lead plastic recycling workshops so that small villages…