38 Hectares of Valuable Resources for the Maleku

 
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38 Hectares of Valuable Resources for the Maleku

38 Hectares of Valuable Resources for the Maleku
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14 hectares pasture

14 hectares pasture
Pasture land on the farm that is being restored to native tropical forest. (view small | med | large | orig)

The divide

The divide
The divide between pastureland and primary forest, all this is being reforested (view small | med | large | orig)

Suita palm

Suita palm
The Suita Palm is used by the Maleku people to make roofs for their houses. (view small | med | large | orig)

BIG tree

BIG tree
One of the resident trees in Marvin Castros 24 hectares of primary forest. (view small | med | large | orig)

Papa Loco of the Maleku

Papa Loco of the Maleku
Papa Loco is the name given to the biggest, oldest and strongest tree in a forest. This looks like a papa loco, eh. (view small | med | large | orig)

Starting out, the land is prepared/cleared

Starting out, the land is prepared/cleared
Photo from Progress Report '8000 Trees in Two Months' (view small | med | large | orig)

Yours truly planting! :)

Yours truly planting! :)
Photo from Progress Report '8000 Trees in Two Months' (view small | med | large | orig)

Sharpening the machete

Sharpening the machete
Photo from Progress Report '8000 Trees in Two Months' (view small | med | large | orig)

1000 trees in the ground the same day

1000 trees in the ground the same day
Photo from Progress Report '8000 Trees in Two Months' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

La Reserva Forest Foundation

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

Project Leader

Matthew Lee

Project Leader
Tilaran, Guanacaste Costa Rica

Where is this project located?

Map of 38 Hectares of Valuable Resources for the Maleku