Connecting Forest islands in Costa Rica

 
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Connecting Forest islands in Costa Rica

Connecting Forest islands in Costa Rica
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David Alvarez corridor area

David Alvarez corridor area
This is the upper end of the corridor area. We will be connecting to this primary forest from below (view small | med | large | orig)

David Alvarez corridor area

David Alvarez corridor area
This is the lower end of the corridor area. This is mostly secondary forest and the corridor will connect this section of forest to the primary forest above. (view small | med | large | orig)

Planting on Environment Day 2009

Planting on Environment Day 2009
Schoolchildren, and adults of all kinds volunteered to plant Niko Panna's property in Sabalito de Tilaran this past June 5th, Environment Day. (view small | med | large | orig)

Planters at the Kiki Corridor

Planters at the Kiki Corridor
This is all of the great volunteers we had help us last year when we created the Kiki Corridor. After all of our work we posed for a photo. The Kiki Corridor connected two large forest islands in the Lake Arenal area. (view small | med | large | orig)

Sloth on the Barbed Wire

Sloth on the Barbed Wire
This is what the green passageways, biological corridors, prevent. Sometimes, to often, the sloth will get entangled in the wire and not be able to free itself. (view small | med | large | orig)

Mantled Howler Monkey on Wire

Mantled Howler Monkey on Wire
This is how the animals are electrocuted trying to pass from one forest island to another without trees. The corridor will help to prevent this. (view small | med | large | orig)

Long-tailed Manakin

Long-tailed Manakin
This "toledo" bird needs deep forest to survive and is the logo for La Reserva because there are so many in the reserva. (view small | med | large | orig)

Mother and Baby Mantled Howler Monkeys

Mother and Baby Mantled Howler Monkeys
To increase or maintain their populations the Howler Monkeys need plenty to eat and that means habitat. (view small | med | large | orig)

Keel-billed Toucan

Keel-billed Toucan
Toucan Sam needs plenty of fruit to eat, and it ain't Fruit Loops. (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

La Reserva Forest Foundation

Tilaran, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
http://www.lrff.org

Project Leader

Roberta Ward Smiley

Project Leader
Tilaran, Guanacaste Costa Rica

Where is this project located?

Map of Connecting Forest islands in Costa Rica