Gabriel Leralta

Gabriel, a curious nature enthusiast from the Canary Islands, holds degrees in sports, renewable energies, and sociology. His work ranges from ecological conservation to teaching values through scout mentoring. Passionate about nature since childhood, he seeks to improve conservation strategies globally by learning from different national parks. The Darwin Leader program aligns perfectly with his goal to contribute and learn.

Gabriel's journey has been guided by his deep-rooted passion for nature. He pursued degrees in sports, renewable energies, and sociology to channel his diverse interests. While he enjoys physical activity and learning about cultures, his true calling lies in ecological conservation. His extensive work portfolio includes roles in conserving endangered species, eradicating invasive species, conducting beach cleanups, and contributing to bird censuses and environmental impact studies.

START DATE: 20th September LOCATION: Fernando de Noronha AREA OF STUDY: Turtle conservation and invasive species on Fernando de Noronha
END DATE: 1st October Representing: La Gomera, Canary Islands SPONSOR: Redfern Natural History Productions
START DATE: 20th September
END DATE: 1st October
LOCATION: Fernando de Noronha
END POINT: La Gomera, Canary Islands
AREA OF STUDY: Turtle conservation and invasive species on Fernando de Noronha
SPONSOR: Redfern Natural History Productions

Gabriel’s experiences span from researching at the Archaeological Museum of La Gomera to teaching badminton to children and working in the renewable energy sector. With an altruistic spirit, he engages in volunteer work both within and outside of Spain, connecting with individuals from diverse backgrounds. His dream revolves around working in various national parks worldwide, amalgamating insights into a comprehensive model for nature protection.

The Darwin Leader program resonates deeply with Gabriel’s aspirations. It offers him the chance to delve into the management of environmental issues across communities and contribute his unique ideas and experiences. His unwavering dedication to nature, coupled with his multi-disciplinary expertise, positions him as a valuable asset to the program. This opportunity aligns perfectly with his dream of refining conservation strategies and making a meaningful impact.

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