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Finca las Americas conservation management program
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Programa de manejo de conservación Finca las Americas ( )
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Trail Use / Uso de Senderos MarianoArguedasTrails •Trail system for researchers, visitors and studentsprovidingthreedistincttrail Mariano Arguedas Trails students providing three distinct trail experiences/ Sistema de senderos para investigadores, visitantes y estudiantes que aporten tres diferentes experiencias •1) High Use/ Education–a guided interpretive tour/ Bajo uso/Primario: sendero escarpado a la catarata •2) Medium Use/ Semi-Primitive–a search for morphos/ Uso intermedio/Semiprimario: en busca de Morphos •3) Low-use/ Primitive–a rugged hike to the waterfall/ Uso frecuente/Educacin: visita guiada interpretativa Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Jane Padelford

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Fundin g / F inanciacin MarianoArguedasTrails g •To fund the management of trails/ Mariano Arguedas Trails trails/ 1)Fee based trail system/ Entrada para el sistema de senderos para cubrir el mantenimiento de los mismos. 2)Volunteer package trips to Costa Rica for birding or butterfly enthusiasts to participate in conservation learning and reforestation program/ Viajes de voluntarios a Costa Rica para entusiastas observadores de aves o mariposasyquedeseanaprender mariposas y que desean aprender sobre reforestacin y conservacin. Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las AmericasJane Padelford

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Structures/ Edi f icaciones MarianoArguedasTrails f Mariano Arguedas Trails •Observation Deck/ Punto de observacin •Existin g house renovated as g information and visitor center/ Restauracin de la casa actual como centro de informacin/visitantes •Compost Toilet to sustain the biodiversity and prevent trampling off the trail/ Servicio de compost para evitar salidad fuera de los senderos y proteger la bidiidd Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas bi o di vers id a d .Jane Padelford

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Native Vegetation/ Vegetacin Nativa MarianoArguedasTrails Mariano Arguedas Trails The best way to handle erosion is to maintain existing vegetation/ Mantenerla vegetation/ Mantener la vegetacin actual evita la erosin Native Species serve as a buffer to critical habitat/ Vegetacin Nativa sirve como zona tapn para el hbitat Crtico. Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las AmericasJane Padelford

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Native Vegetation/ Vegetacin NativaMarian o Ar gued a s Trail s •The following hardy natives can be usedforreforestationinLosLlanos: oguedss used for reforestation in Los Llanos: Los siguientes plantas nativas se pueden usar para reforestacion:• ASTERACEAE Montanoaguatemalensis ASTERACEAE Montanoa guatemalensis •BIGNONIACEAETecoma stansVainillo •FABACEAE/MIMInga punctata •RUTACEAEZanthoxylum fagara •SAPINDACEAEMatay ba oppositifoliaArenillo, Mataiba •SOLANACEAEAcnistus arbores cens (Plant by cuttings) •SOLANACEAESolanum umbellatum (treelet) •ULMACEAETrema micrantha •TILIACEAEHeliocarpus appendiculatus •VERBENACEAECitharex y lum costaricensis y •ASTERACEAECritonia daleoides (weedy tr eelet, but great flowers for butterflies) •ANACARDIACEAETapirira mexicana •CECROPIACEAECecropia obtusifolia •EUPHORBIACEAECroton mexicanus •EUPHORBIACEAESapium glandulosum •FABACEAE/PAPDiphysa americana •FABACEAE/PAPErythrina lanceolata (by cuttings) •FLACOURTIACEAEHasseltia floribunda •MALVACEAEHampea appendiculata •MALVACEAEMalvaviscus arboreus (by cuttings) •MELIACEAETrichilia havanensis •MORACEAEFicus costaricana and Ficus yoponensis (by cuttings) •RUBIACEAEHamelia patens (treelet, attractive flowers for butterflies and hummingbirds) •RUBIACEAERondeletia aspera SAPINDACEAECupania glabra •THYMELAEACEAEDaphnopsis americana • CourtesyofWillowZuchowski Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Courtesy of Willow Zuchowski Jane Padelford

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Wildlife/ Vida silvestre MarianoArguedasTrails •Every trail has a zone of influence radiating out from Mariano Arguedas Trails the path. Anticipate how wildlife will be affected./ Cada sendero tiene un rea de influencia hacia el exterior. Anticipar el efecto sobre el hbitat. •Plant native vegetation because wildlife depend on them./ Plantar vegetacin nativa en la propiedad p or q ue la vida silvestre de p ende de ello. pqp •Bellbirds post-breed in critical areas throughout the property from May to August/ rea crtica para el Pjaro Campana despus de la cra de uso limitado para investigacin. Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las AmericasJane Padelford

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Si g na g e/ Sealizacin MarianoArguedasTrails gg •Stay on the trail. Mantengase en el Mariano Arguedas Trails sendero. •Hikers are less likely to be perceived as a threat if wildlife can predict their whereabouts/ Haymenosposibilidad whereabouts / Hay menos posibilidad de que la fauna perciba a los visitantes como una amenaza si puede suponer donde est. •Clearly mark trials and educate users as to their impact. Marcar claramente los senderos y educar a los usuarios y sobre su impacto Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las AmericasJane Padelford

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Draina g e/ Drena j e MarianoArguedasTrails g j •Install p ro p er draina g e to Mariano Arguedas Trails ppg prevent erosion before it happens, such as run-off ditcheswaterbarsand ditches waterbars and switchbacks./ Instalacin de un sistema de drenaje para evitar la erosin antes de que suceda, como desages, canoas etc. Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Jane Padelford

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Materials/ M ateriales MarianoArguedasTrails •Use materials founds on site Mariano Arguedas Trails as much as possible to reduce cost and encourage sustainability Utilizar sustainability Utilizar materiales de la propiedad siempre que sea posible p ara reducir costos y promover la sustentabilidad Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Jane Padelford

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Mariano Arguedas L os Llan os R ese ar c h Ce nt e r Conservation Management Proposal B Propuesta para el manejo de conservacin ososesecCee Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Laura Hernandez

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Mariano Arguedas L os Llan os R ese ar c h Ce nt e r Conservation Management Proposal B/ Propuesta para el manejo de conservacin ososesecCee This site is not an ordinary educational center but instead if i s a f un outdoor classroom. Equipped with a new educational facility, which are themselves environmentall y y sustainable, the nature trails, waterfalls, and fruit trees are just a few of the attributes dflithilii use d f or l earn i ng on thi s li v i ng laboratory.El centro de educacion ofrece un nuevo edificio, caminos educativos, quebradas y arboles Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Laura Hernandez p roductivos para aprender.

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MissionandProposal Mariano Arguedas L os Llan os R ese ar c h Ce nt e r The Mariano Ar g uedas Los Llanos Research Center Mission and Proposal Mision y Propuesta ososesecCee g would be a future institution aiming to educate the local and global community about the environmental and socialvaluesofaprotectedandproductiveforestland social values of a protected and productive forestland .El centro de educacion Los Llanos es una institucion con el proposito de educar las comunidades locales acerca de los valores bitlild am bi en t a l es y soc i a l es d e un bosque productivo y protegido Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Laura Hernandez

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Mariano Arguedas L os Llan os R ese ar c h Ce nt e r S it e Plan ososesecCee Se Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Plan of research center entrance and agricultural groundsLaura Hernandez

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Mariano Arguedas L os Llan os R ese ar c h Ce nt e r New Los Llanos Research Facility and adjacent picnic area. ososesecCee Nuevo edificio para investigaciones cientificas Proposedparkingarea Proposed parking area Propuesta para area de parqueo Viewfrom View from Picnic area Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Laura Hernandez

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A g r o -f o r es tr y Pr ac ti ce Mariano Arguedes Co n se r v ati o n an d R ese ar c h Ce nt e r go oesyacce Growth and Habitat Projection Practica de crecimiento agricola CosevodesecCee Combinado con los bosques Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Laura Hernandez

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W il d lif e co rri do r s Mariano Arguedes Co n se r v ati o n an d R ese ar c h Ce nt e r Wdecodos CosevodesecCee Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Laura Hernandez

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S all ow -tail ed K y t e Bir d G az ebo Mariano Arguedes Co n se r v ati o n an d R ese ar c h Ce nt e r Sow edyedGebo CosevodesecCee View towards Gazebo View from gazebo and trail Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Laura Hernandez

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Mariano Arguedes Co n se r v ati o n an d R ese ar c h Ce nt e r Co n se r v ati o n Plan Sugges ti o n s ForestConservationand CosevodesecCee CosevoSuggesos Forest Conservation and Management Bird Habitats and Patterns Wildlife Botany Climatic Patterns Agriculture Hydrology Sustainable Design Volunteer Ecological Work Exam p le of weather station, water measurin g Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas pg device and biologist studying tree speciesLaura Hernandez

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Mariano Arguedes Co n se r v ati o n an d R ese ar c h Ce nt e r C onservation Mana g ement Pro p osal C CosevodesecCee CgpC Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Eliza Barton

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C onservation Mana g ement Pro p osal C Mariano Arguedes Co n se r v ati o n an d R ese ar c h Ce nt e r CgpC CosevodesecCee Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Eliza Barton

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S it e D e tail Mariano Arguedes Co n se r v ati o n an d R ese ar c h Ce nt e r See CosevodesecCee Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Eliza Barton

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Entr yw a y Mariano Arguedes Co n se r v ati o n an d R ese ar c h Ce nt e r ywy CosevodesecCee Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Eliza Barton

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Co n s tr uc t ed We tlan d D es i g n Mariano Arguedes Co n se r v ati o n an d R ese ar c h Ce nt e r CosucedWedesg CosevodesecCee Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Eliza Barton

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Mariano Arguedes Co n se r v ati o n an d R ese ar c h Ce nt e r CosevodesecCee Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las Americas Eliza Barton

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OutlineforPresentation I. Introduction / Outline for Presentation Esquema de la Presentacin a. Project Goals / M etas del Proyecto b. Project Process / Proceso del Proyecto IISiSdi II Si te S tu di es a. Inventory / Inventario b. Analysis / cConservationFramework/ c Conservation Framework / III. Master Plan Proposals a MarianoArguedasTrails a Mariano Arguedas Trails b. Mariano Arguedas Los Llanos Research Center c. Mariano Arguedes Conservation and Research Center Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las AmericasIV. GIS / SIGDavid Myers

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GIS GIS SIG Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las AmericasDavid Myers

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•Muchas Gracias! Gracias! Sustainable Futures 2003 Presenter:Finca Las AmericasDavid Myers