Rancho Bienvenido, Maleku Reserve, Costa Rica

 
$2,083
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Rancho Bienvenido, Maleku Reserve, Costa Rica

Rancho Bienvenido, Maleku Reserve, Costa Rica
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Bienvenido Cruz Castro

Bienvenido Cruz Castro
Bienvenido is explaining the spiral petroglyph just outside the worn out rancho he will replace with this project (view small | med | large | orig)

Spiral petroglyph

Spiral petroglyph
Petroglyph outside the old rancho. What does it mean? (view small | med | large | orig)

Ceiba or Kapok tree

Ceiba or Kapok tree
One of the only trees left on the Maleku reserve. LRFF and the Maleku Tribal Council are going to change that. (view small | med | large | orig)

Traditional fishing

Traditional fishing
This is a typical fishing scene for the Maleku. Men, women and children work the net at the Caño Negro wetlands (view small | med | large | orig)

GREEN students at Papa Loca, La Reserva, CR

GREEN students at Papa Loca, La Reserva, CR
Photo from Progress Report 'May We Have Your Permission' (view small | med | large | orig)

Majima, the shaman, teaching and entertaining

Majima, the shaman, teaching and entertaining
Photo from Progress Report 'May We Have Your Permission' (view small | med | large | orig)

Competing with homemade Maleku bow and arrow

Competing with homemade Maleku bow and arrow
Photo from Progress Report 'May We Have Your Permission' (view small | med | large | orig)

The winners of the competition and the spoils

The winners of the competition and the spoils
Photo from Progress Report 'May We Have Your Permission' (view small | med | large | orig)

Bienvenido and me with Allan Hernandez in the bush

Bienvenido and me with Allan Hernandez in the bush
Photo from Progress Report 'WE DID IT!' (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 Rancho Bienvenido, Maleku Reserve, Costa Rica