COTERC & Caño Palma
Cano Palma Station was founded by, and is supported by the
Canadian Organization For Tropical Education and Rainforest Conservation (COTERC) in 1991.
Our mission is to provide leadership in education, research, conservation, and the educated use of natural resources in the tropics.
COTERC is a registered Canadian non-profit charitable organization.
COTERC's Board of Directors are based in the Greater Toronto Ares.
In Canada, our Board members are biologists, accountants, educators, environmentalists, zoo professionals, media professionals — all committed and working actively to protect tropical rainforests.