SELVA – Research for Conservation in the Neotropics


SELVA is a not-for-profit non-governmental organisation founded in September 2009 in Colombia. Our mission is to undertake rigorous scientific research programs that facilitate the design, promotion and implementation of conservation actions for the benefit of the biodiversity and people of the Neotropics. Find out more

To learn more about SELVA’s primary areas of research please visit. Research Areas


Amino acids reflect changes in diet of migratory birds? Check out our latest research more

New project to identify key areas for two endemic and threatened birds in Colombia  more

New project to learn more about Cerulean Warblers in Colombia more

Research on the wintering ecology of Canada Warbler in the Andes of Colombia see video