New Discoveries in Butterflies in Costa Rica

Biologists at the Veragua Foundation for Rainforest Research are discovering new species of butterflies in Costa Rica. Find out what’s new! Article by Shannon Farley Seeing butterflies in Costa Rica in the rainforest is always a thrill. It’s easy to marvel at huge electric blue Morpho butterflies and delicate, transparent Glass Wing butterflies. In Costa Rica there are more butterflies and moths than in the entire United States and Canada combined – 1,596 species of butterflies in Costa Rica and at least 11,000 moths. And...

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Veritas University students learn biomimicry product design at Veragua Rainforest in Costa Rica

Students at Veritas University develop innovative, sustainable product designs from biomimicry seminars at Veragua Rainforest in Costa Rica. Article by Shannon Farley Veritas University has partnered with Veragua Rainforest in Costa Rica in a groundbreaking series of seminars and courses that inspire the design of products based on the movements and forms of animals and plants. Known as biomimicry, this approach to innovation “seeks sustainable solutions to human challenges by emulating nature’s time-tested patterns and strategies”, states the Biomimicry Institute. “The core idea is that...

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Secrets of Rainforest Animals Discovered

Look who lives in Veragua Rainforest. See images of elusive rainforest animals captured by camera traps. What goes on in the rainforest when no person is there to watch? At Veragua Rainforest Eco-Adventure Park in Costa Rica, they’re finding out with the help of a few hidden camera traps. Elusive rainforest animals like jaguars, pumas and ocelots are hard for humans to see in the wild. These big cats, and many other animals, prefer solitude and to steer clear of people. With good...

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Secrets of Rainforest Animals Discovered

Look who lives in Veragua Rainforest. See images of elusive rainforest animals captured by camera traps. What goes on in the rainforest when no person is there to watch? At Veragua Rainforest Eco-Adventure Park in Costa Rica, they’re finding out with the help of a few hidden camera traps. Elusive rainforest animals like jaguars, pumas and ocelots are hard for humans to see in the wild. These big cats, and many other animals, prefer solitude and to steer clear of...

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Veragua Rainforest participates in important local Science Fair

On September 23, Veragua Rainforest Eco-Adventure Park joined in the XVII edition of “Biociencia” (Bio-Science), an event that closed the annual scientific and conservation education program of Ecology Project International (EPI Costa Rica).

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