Community and resources

Community

Botanist
Willow Zuchowski
Center of Sustainability
Karen Masters
Ecologist, CIEE Tropical Ecology & Conservation Program Director
Alan Masters
Encyclopedia of Life
www.EOL.org
Landscape Designer
Felipe Negrini
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
www.reservamonteverde.com
Monteverde Conservation League, Children’s Eternal Rainforest
www.acmcr.org
Monteverde Institute
www.monteverde-institute.org
ProNativas
www.pronativas.org
Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve
more information at MonteverdeInfo

Recommended books

  • A World for Butterflies (Phil Schappert)
  • Árboles y Arbustos: para uso urbano en el valle central, Costa Rica (Juan Francisco Morales, Marco Vinicio Montero Solís, Álvaro Castillo Castillo, Carlos Rosas Vargas)
  • Monteverde: Ecology and Conservation of a Tropical Cloud Forest (Nalini M. Nadkarni, Nathaniel T. Wheelwright)
  • Tropical Plants of Costa Rica: A Guide to Native & Exotic Flora (Willow Zuchowski)