More

    Cartago Becomes the First Municipality to Sign Environmental Protection Agreement

    Must Read

    TCRN STAFFhttps://www.TheCostaRicaNews.com
    Creating a Conscious alternative news network that we feel the world needs. Pura Vida!

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The city of Cartago is committed to protecting 395 hectares of forest, 150 hectares of natural regeneration and also will be responsible for 35 hectares for reforestation, planting 4,500 trees located in different areas of a province.

    This becomes the first municipality with an agreement that promises to protect the environment.

    TIP: Get updates on upcoming Costa Rican Retreats & Events by joining our newsletter. Don't miss out on what's happening around you! Click here.

    The agreement was signed with the National Forestry Financing Fund (Fonafifo) for strengthening PES.

    The agreement covers the protection of geographical areas of micro-basins belonging to the following areas:

    • Paso Ancho

    • Arriaz

    • Río Loro

    • La Misión

    • Ortiga

    • San Blas

    • Navarro

    • Mata Guineo

    • Ladrillera

    • Lankaster

    The initiative was taken on Thursday night at a special meeting for the City Council. In addition, awards for institutions, corporations and organized groups who are committed to the care of the environment were handed out.

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN)

    San Jose, Costa Rica

    LIKE THIS ARTICLE? Sign up to our newsletter and we will send you updates of our latest content as soon as they are available. Click here.

    - Advertisement -
    - Advertisement -

    Latest News

    El Rey Waterfall: Unique Palace of Rocks and Water for Hikers

    Located in the indigenous area of Zapatón in Puriscal, there is a natural palace molded by thousands of years;...
    - Advertisement -

    More Articles Like This

    - Advertisement -
    Language »

    Interested in Upcoming Retreats & Events in Costa Rica? Get TCRN In Your Inbox & Get Updates.