President of Chile and Kristine McDivitt Tompkins Sign Decrees Creating 10 Million Acres of New National Parks

This includes Tompkins Conservation’s two flagship parks: Pumalín and Patagonia.

January 29, 2018, is a day that will go down in history for conservation, as Chilean President Michelle Bachelet and Kristine McDivitt Tompkins, President and CEO of Tompkins Conservation, joined forces to complete what they pledged to do last year: create five new national parks in Chile and expand three others. Tompkins Conservation’s two flagship projects in Chile – Pumalín and Patagonia Parks, are now becoming national parks.

 

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