Great Forest Swamp Fern Bud A terminte nest high up in the trees The Plecos The rare Ortegon in bloom

PHA Pterocarpus Forest, Inc.

Org #54367
Vetted since 2018 Site Visit Verified
2011
year founded
$30,556
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The Friends of the Pterocarpus Forest, also known as the Amigos del Bosque de Pterocarpus (incorporated as PHA Pterocarpus Forest, Inc.) are a group of citizens committed to the conservation and maintenance of the 50.18-acre Pterocarpus Officinalis* forest at Palmas del Mar. The mission of the Friends is to ensure that this rare Forest ecosystem remains accessible -- in perpetuity -- to the people of Puerto Rico and visitors to the island for passive recreation, environmental education and research. To this end, the Friends seek funds and other resources for educational and public benefit projects that promote awareness of and knowledge about this unique ecosystem, as well as funds with ... read more

Project Leaders
Antonio Maldonado Lopez
Antonio Maldonado Lopez
Roberto Soto Acosta
Roberto Soto Acosta
Team
Weslie Martinez
Organization Information
5 Academy Dr
Palmas Del Mar
Humacao, 00791
Puerto Rico
787-285-6425
Organization Information
5 Academy Dr
Palmas Del Mar
Humacao, 00791
Puerto Rico
787-285-6425

Project Reports

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Nov 16, 2020
An Inspiring and Beautiful Symbol of Hope, Recovery and Renewal
Since mid-June, when the Forest reopened after Puerto Rico’s first Covid-19 lockdown, visitors have returned in large numbers to the Forest. Our Forest Tour Application app project, however, has...
Oct 27, 2020
The Pterocarpus Forest Tour App has been completed and will soon be rolled out!
The Forest Tour App has been completed! The bilingual App with 20 informative, entertaining and enchanting audio and visual components – each tied to a “station stop” within the...
Jul 17, 2020
Stalled by Covid-19 Lockdown and shortfall
Our timing for the tree planting campaign perhaps couldn’t have been worse. On March 15th Puerto Rico became one of the first jurisdictions to go into a near-total lockdown to avoid the spread...
 
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