Since opening in 1993, Moody Gardens® signature Rainforest Pyramid® has shared the wonders of the Asian, African and American rainforests with millions of enchanted visitors; helped focus worldwide attention on rainforests and critically endangered species and habitat; and added a stunning new destination point to the nation's recreation compass.
Moody Gardens® demonstrates a commitment to conservation through the following efforts:
Collected over $69,000.00 for conservation and research in Central and South America to help preserve priceless diminishing rainforests.
Over the last decade, purchased 2,215 acres of rainforest in Panama for protected reserves.
Land has been purchased in Peru to complete the ReNuPeru Ethno Botanical Garden at the Amazon Center for Environmental Education and Research.
Funds have been issued to support efforts by the Belizean Ministry of Natural Resources to save the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest area from devastating Pine Beatle infestation.
Contributed to efforts by the Rainforest Foundation to assist indigenous peoples to preserve their land from take over.