Open letter to an anonymous letter

Dear anonymous senders, I recently received an anonymous letter, in which I’m asked to free Morgan, one of the orcas under our care. This is something quite odd as Morgan’s case has been thoroughly argued over the last few years and was totally clarified by the Supreme Court of the Netherlands more than a year ago. This High Court and the European Commission, responding to a Parliamentary question, both ratified that Morgan had no chance of survival in the wild Continue reading

Poema del Mar lays first stone

Poema del Mar begins its construction works today. The “first stone” ceremony took place in the Sanapú Pier, lead by the Kiessling family, owners of the company Loro Parque in Tenerife and to which this new project will be a part of. Also family members, collaborators and tourism representatives together with authorities and friends were part of the event. After the Kiessling family laid the first stone, Christoph Kiessling, vicepresident of Loro Parque welcomed everyone and presented the project’s progress Continue reading

Red-tailed Amazon

Since 2005 the Loro Parque Fundación has partnered the Society for Wildlife Research and Environmental Education (SPVS – Sociedade de Pesquisa em Vida Selvagem e Educação Ambiental) to recover the wild population of the Red-tailed Amazon (Amazona brasiliensis), a threatened species endemic to the coastal Atlantic rainforest in south-east Brazil. At the end of the 1990s, BirdLife International estimated its entire population at between 2,500 and 3,500 individuals. Our project has used nest-monitoring, nest protection and artificial nests to increase Continue reading

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