• El Encanto de la Piedra Blanca. CODECE. Rural Tourism in Escazu Costa Rica.
  • El Encanto de la Piedra Blanca. CODECE. Rural Tourism in Escazu Costa Rica.
  • El Encanto de la Piedra Blanca. CODECE. Rural Tourism in Escazu Costa Rica.

Conservation Efforts

The purchase of 13.2 hectares within the Escazu Hills Protected Zone through community efforts, with the goal of protecting the area’s natural resources.

The provision of environmental education experiences to local schools.

The publication of environmental education manuals.

The organization of reforestation outings, through which more than 7,000 trees have been planted in the Hills of Escazu.

Protected Zone in recent years, recuperating areas forestry-suitable areas that were previously degraded from pastoral use.

The development of a rural tourism project that supports community development while preserving the local culture and preserving natural resources.

Active participation in the Escazu Regulation Plan Commission.

Training and awareness-raising for 25 farmers, who now practice sustainable agriculture or at minimum use less agrochemicals.