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Friends and Amigos, Helping Give Back to Nosara

After tropical storm Nate, we saw how generous Nosara residents were with donations of food, clothing, household furnishings, and other necessities for those displaced by flooding. In addition, people who aren’t here right now asked where to donate money. In past years, the answer would have been “Friends of Nosara,” [...]

November 8, 2017|Featured|

BarriGuiones Trees Survived Nate

Good news: the trees planted by BarriGuiones came through a trial by flood during tropical storm Nate. Very very few trees were downed or had broken limbs. However, the sea-salt-laden wind had an effect, so that many trees are now losing substantial amounts of leaves. Since ending its planting campaign [...]

November 1, 2017|Life’s a Beach|

What do all those acronyms mean?

You may have seen references to various plans, commissions, councils, and other bodies in Costa Rican media, including our Facebook posts. Here’s a guide to the plans and the acronyms used to describe them. PGM: Plan General de Manejo (General Management Plan), a document containing general guidelines for management of [...]

October 25, 2017|Featured|

A Sustainable Jungle Gym for Grownups

On your way to the beach through K section, you may see a sign just beyond Harbor Reef saying “Enchanted Forest.” Curious, you follow a short path until you reach a gate with the same sign and a painted finger pointing to “Doorbell.” Ring the doorbell and you’ll be greeted [...]

October 4, 2017|Keeping Nosara Green|

Feeding the Neediest Among Us

Nosara is unique, according to Steve Mack of the Guanacaste Community Fund, in the number of local organizations that have come into existence to make ours a good place to live for everyone. This month we highlight two of those organizations and the woman behind them, Linda Tarlow. Shortly after [...]

September 20, 2017|Featured|