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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Mar 15, 2021
Mission Accomplished! Mision Cumplida!
Since mid-June 2020, 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,...
Feb 24, 2021
The Pterocarpus Forest Tour App is up and running
You can now visit the Pterocarpus Forest on your phone! As reported in our report at the end of October 2020, the Forest Tour App has been completed and is now available. We are now able to offer a...
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...
 
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