Community and resources


Willow Zuchowski
Center of Sustainability
Karen Masters
Ecologist, CIEE Tropical Ecology & Conservation Program Director
Alan Masters
Encyclopedia of Life
Landscape Designer
Felipe Negrini
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
Monteverde Conservation League, Children’s Eternal Rainforest
Monteverde Institute
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)