Life’s a Beach

More shade for people, but not for cars?

Most people who love Nosara strongly endorse the achievements of BarriGuiones, which has planted more than 4,000 trees this year. During the first week of August alone they planted 1,000 trees in the area, with the help of four different groups. In North Guiones they worked with students from Serapio [...]

2017-08-09T19:53:47-06:00August 9, 2017|Life’s a Beach|

Teaching Kids about our Turtles

TortuGuiones Founder and President Vanessa Bezy has been working with Earth Equilibrium, Del Mar Academy, and the Harmony Hotel on a project to develop tools that promote environmental education in schools participating in the Ecological Blue Flag Program (Programa Bandera Azul Ecológico) across Costa Rica. The project, “Guardianes de la [...]

2017-07-07T12:10:08-06:00July 7, 2017|Life’s a Beach|

Getting Ready for Turtles’ High Season

In preparation for the rainy season and the peak nesting season for turtles, TortuGuiones is working on a series of frequently asked questions and a campaign on social media to educate the local community about arribadas and etiquette for sea turtle tourism. TortuGuiones will also be working to maintain and [...]

2020-05-11T14:18:53-06:00May 5, 2017|Life’s a Beach|