Ensure the conservation and restoration of the small declining population of the Orange-breasted Falcon (OBF) in Belize and Guatemala, thought to be isolated from the larger population in South America. The program focuses on the following objectives:
- Annual surveys to monitor trends in occupancy and productivity dating to 1991.
- Search for new territorial pairs in Mesoamerica.
- Establish a self-sustaining captive colony to enhance genetic diversity in the wild population.
- Increase nesting success/productivity with vulture-proof nest boxes on OBF cliffs.
- Establish partnerships with other NGOs and citizens to help identify and monitor OBF populations throughout the species’ range in Latin America.
- Employ the OBF as an icon to promote Neotropical conservation.