Monteverde, Costa Rica Project Center

Monteverde, Costa Rica
Current Director(s): 
Program Term(s): 
C-Term during winter
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Location and Culture:

Democracy, economic development, and concern for the environment are integral aspects of life in Costa Rica. The country is home to banana plantations, volcanoes, black sand beaches, and a thriving modern capitalist economy. It also features the Monteverde Cloud Forest, a rare forest environment that is consistently covered by clouds.