Reynaldo
       
     
Ignacio
       
     
Marcellina
       
     
Gladys
       
     
Santiago
       
     
Reynaldo II
       
     
Maria
       
     
Reynaldo
       
     
Reynaldo

Reynaldo works for the Crees Foundation in the Manu region of Peru, developing sustainable initiatives such as agroforestry and biogardens. He has planted more than 30,000 trees so far - a true conservationist.

Ignacio
       
     
Ignacio

Developing and testing biogarden techniques in Salvacion.

Marcellina
       
     
Marcellina

Many residents of Salvacion, a town in the Madre de Dios rainforest region, are Andean migrants, unaccustomed to the jungle land and what grows there. Marcellina works with the Crees Foundation to develop biogardens for families in this area. 

Gladys
       
     
Gladys

Looking at the future in her biogarden, Salvacion.

Santiago
       
     
Santiago

Explaining the effects of agua del olvido, roughly translated to water of forgetting, otherwise known as the liquid inside a bamboo tree which, when consumed, many local people believe make you forget past lovers. 

Reynaldo II
       
     
Reynaldo II

Agroforestry is a sustainable method of planting a mixture of banana plants as well as soft and hard wood trees, which yield results for decades and maintains healthy land that also supports biodiversity.

Maria
       
     
Maria

Traditions die hard in the jungle - cake-fighting on the day of the Crees Foundation anniversary is one of them. Light relief in a research base where hard work happens 6 days a week, 52 weeks of the year.