Category Archives: Plant Trees

My Vision for the New Earth by Ra Huti Heh

My gratitude to Coursera for this climate change course because it has enabled me to develop this low to zero carbon economy that I’ve envisioned for over 9 years now…but first let’s start with the way this “new Earth” will … Continue reading

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The Paradox of Climate Change

The two climate change issues in my area of the world, Costa Rica in Central America, are heavier rains and deeper drought, a paradox typical of the majority of tropical countries of the world.  We have a wet season and … Continue reading

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CLIMATE CHANGE, FORESTS AND ONE SIMPLE SOLUTION

Did you know that we are spewing out 90,000,000 metric tons of manmade CO2 emissions worldwide daily? Again and again, since attending the Climate Leaders training last August I am amazed at how the majority of people aren’t aware of … Continue reading

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Learning the Birds

* I wrote this blog for the Global Warming is Real website in September 2012. RWS My husband, Dan and I came to Costa Rica over 29 years ago because we wanted to have our own farm and couldn’t afford … Continue reading

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DOUBLING DOWN IN 2012

Yes, we’re doubling down here at LRFF, meaning we have more than twice the amount of trees to plant in 2012 as we did in 2011. With all of the new projects we’ve been scouting and developing since January we … Continue reading

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Equinox 2012, Caring and Maintaining

Maybe you’ve been wondering what happened to the updates, it’s been longer than usual. Life, in its exquisite beauty, if one flows with it, has taken my attention away from the normal organizational work and given me an opportunity to … Continue reading

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Starting The New Year Off Right

Last March our friend and orchid expert Tyler Kartzinel visited La Reserva looking for one special orchid that he’d seen a photo of on the LRFF website. You may remember the blog I wrote last year entitled “Orchid Speak”. Tyler … Continue reading

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2011 – Thank You, Look What You’ve Done

This past week Grupo MPD S.A. (Manejo Profesional de Desechos S.A.) was responsible for paying the planting team for this second stage of the Rio Sol Biological Corridor project. They gave all of their clients, more than 250, certificates of … Continue reading

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Rootz and Friends

Rootz Underground! If you haven’t heard them make sure you do. A super-talented music group keeping the reggae roots genre alive. Bless and thank you for that.

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Sandy’s Testimonial

Since we started this project in 2006, there has been an explosion of wildlife on our place.  The property is a little less than 3 hectares, but most of it now is in reforestation, our intention originally being the protection … Continue reading

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