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Protecting and Preserving 
Costa Rica's Biodiversity

 

120+

Beach

Cleanups

113,626+

Sea Turtles

Released

1,000+

Volunteers

Involved

Storytelling

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Storytelling is the social activity of sharing stories or narratives which is a means of educating. We share stories about protecting and preserving Biodiversity in Costa Rica

Biodiversity Exchange

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Humans, like every other species on the planet, are dependent on healthy ecosystems for our survival. Functioning ecosystems supply our most fundamental needs, like oxygen, clean water, and food. We  exchange biodiversity best practices to preserve Costa Rica.

Resource Leveraging

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Resource leverage means getting the most from the available resources. We focus on key priorities by leveraging resources and partners.

Our Priorities
 
 
In supporting our hands-on partners in Costa Rica,
we have implemented the following projects:

Environmental Education

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More than 4500 students have received Environmental Education in their schools. 500 children have participated in youth groups in 4 different communities.
53 families at Drake Bay are being trained on regenerative agriculture.

Sustainable Tourism

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More than 500 hotel employees trained for good practices to mitigate the impact of tourism.
Over 30 Drake companies trained in single-use plastic removal.

Support to National Parks

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15 infrastructure plans, 6 general management plans, 6 tourism plans, 4 environmental education plans prepared for protected areas.
5 operational centers and other infrastructure built for national parks

Sea Turtle Conservation

Sea Turtle Conservation

More than 10,672 turtle nests protected. More than 113,626 turtles released.
238 local people trained in the management of sea turtles.
1033 volunteers received.

Biodiversity Stories from  Corcovado Foundation
About us

Mission

We promote, support, and advocate for the protection and restoration of vital ecosystems essential to the balance and well-being of all life on our planet. Protecting the biodiversity of Costa Rica is fundamental to sustainable economic growth and community development in Costa Rica and neighboring countries

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Vision

NFCR is helping Costa Rica become a world leader in sustainable economic development that incorporates protecting biodiversity. Environmental education, regenerative agriculture, restoration conservation, and local community engagement are foundational to our goal of protecting the precious biodiversity of the country.

 
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HOW CAN
YOU HELP?

Help us protect and preserve Costa Rica's rich biodiversity today with a donation to the

Nature Fund for Costa Rica.

 

Your support of NFCR's programs will make a world of difference.

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770-335-4080

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