Part of our defense of the land around Jaguar Falls is Science. Dr Kimberly Craighead and Milton Yacelga who write in their Doctoral Thesis on Jaguar Preservation in Panama (pdf 01) and how climate change will force the Guna people to leave their Caribbean island and move into the forests of Panama where the jaguars live (pdf 02). The American scientists are trying to understand the impact on the ecosystem and find solutions for the jaguar. Download both pdf’s below. The information in the pdf’s might help you preserve wildcats in your local area. Please let us know what you have learned about wild cat preservation, especially jaguars and send us all the information you can.
Dr Kimberly Craighead and Milton Yacelga’s published doctoral thesis, based on 70 camera stations, one of them on Jaguar Falls.Download