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Horizontes Experimental Forest




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Horizontes Experimental Forest Station Costa Rica

Area   Approx. 18,100 acres
Temperature   75ºF - 90ºF 
Location
  Guanacaste Province, south of Santa Rosa National Park








Park Attractions

This station is the principal base for an experiment forestry restoration program. This long term project seeks to re-populate land that was once used for agriculture with native species of the dry tropical forest of Costa Rica.

Driving Directions

From San Jose, take the Interamerican highway to Liberia. From there, take the road leading west to Guardia, then turn right and drive past Culebra Bay to the Station at Horizontes.  See also Iguanita Wildlife Refuge and Santa Rosa National Park Costa Rica.


Park Facilities and Hours

There are no public facilities in the Horizontes Experimental Forest Station Costa Rica.

Basic accomodations for university and research personnel, an events building and other investigation facilities are onsite.




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