Cuipo is in the process of purchasing parcels of land throughout South and Central America. Once the land is titled, it will be transferred to One Meter at a Time to be preserved in perpetuity. By employing the local community to safeguard the land, One Meter at a Time will ensure it will be protected from deforestation.
- The Cuipo Rainforest Preserve located in Chepo, Panama close to the Darien National Preserve.
- Creating a preserve in the state of Para, a few hours from Belem, in the northern region of Brazil. This land is considered one of the most threatened areas in the Amazon Basin.
- Creating a preserve in Belize
- Implementing education programs to teach locals skills to acquire gainful employment as forest rangers