The International Symposium on the Conservation of the Jaguar and Other Neotropical Cats is an initiative of the Latin American Alliance for the Conservation of the Jaguar.
Latin America Present
The II Symposium will take place in the city of Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, between August 24th and 28th, 2020 and a significant participation of researchers and organizations interested in conservation worldwide is expected
The event will be held at an easily accessible point between the triple border between Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay. The region is home to two of the most important National Parks in Latin America, the Iguaçu National Park (Brazil) and the Iguazu National Park, in Argentina, both considered by UNESCO as World Heritage.
Among them are the famous Iguaçu Falls, one of the natural wonders of the world. In addition, the two National Parks and other neighboring protected areas preserve one of the most important fragments of the Atlantic Forest in
the world and the region has a rich history of research and conservation of Neotropical cats.