Entries by Ron Atapattu

Celebrating the World Oceans Day 2019!

"We are destroying the most BEAUTIFUL and IMPORTANT ecosystem in the world! " The SLWCS Celebrating the World Oceans Day 2019! To commemorate 2019 W   "We are destroying the most BEAUTIFUL and IMPORTANT ecosystem in the world! " The SLWCS Celebrating the World Oceans Day 2019! To commemorate 2019 World Oceans Day the Colombo […]

The Wasgamuwa Cattle Killer

  “The urgency and concern was that on April 18th a leopard had attacked unprovoked and in broad daylight two construction workers in the Kumana Nationa “The urgency and concern was that on April 18th a leopard had attacked unprovoked and in broad daylight two construction workers in the Kumana National Park. It killed one […]

April turned out to be a challenging month for us and we truly appreciate the support we got from our volunteers

  “I was here whilst the attack in Sri Lanka happened and all the staff were really calm and supportive during such a difficult  time. I would recommend this project to anyone who is interested in conservation and definitely hope to come back in the future.” Antonia Loizou, United Kingdom   Natasha Geer United KingdomI […]

The Butterfly Project Update – Transformation: Surely as dawn will dissipate the night a caterpillar will become a butterfly

“Metamorphosis has always been the greatest symbol of change. Imagine that you could be a caterpillar one moment and a butterfly the next." Louie Schw   “Metamorphosis has always been the greatest symbol of change. Imagine that you could be a caterpillar one moment and a butterfly the next." Louie Schwartzberg Peacock Royal (Tajuria cippus) […]

March Volunteers Share Their Experiences

  "I have never come so close to elephants and wildlife in my life. I would recommend this program to anyone and I greatly look forward to returning for a longer period of time to continue helping with wildlife conservation." Connor Yakaitis, USA Observing elephants in their natural habitat Penny Webb Cumbria, England Sadly I […]

The Butterfly Conservation Project: Butterfly Sanctuary Update

“There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly." R. Buckminster Fuller Akila Weerakoon Research Scientist/SLWCS The “There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly." R. Buckminster Fuller The Section Cerulean of the Butterfly Sanctuary Akila Weerakoon Research Scientist/SLWCS The work on […]

eTea Racing/Ron Atapattu Post-Race Notes – Barber Motorsports Park

For Immediate Release eTea Racing/Ron Atapattu Post-Race Notes – Barber Motorsports Park Leeds, Ala., April 7, 2019…Driver Ron Atapattu returned to a Lamborghini cockpit this weekend at Barber Motorsports Park for the inaugural 2019 IMSA Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America race.   He drove the No. 24 elephantea/ShipOCI Lamborghini Huracan Super Trofeo Evo to a […]

February Volunteers Share Their Experiences

"It’s great feeling being part of an organization that is making a difference. Would recommend this to anyone! So wonderful and hope to come back one   "It’s great feeling being part of an organization that is making a difference. Would recommend this to anyone! So wonderful and hope to come back one day." Spencer […]