The Tropical Science Center (TSC) is the first non-governmental organization dedicated to environmental conservation founded in Costa Rica. It was established in 1962 and later declared of public interest.
It has been a pioneer organization and leader in the efforts of conservation, biological inter-connectivity, tourism and sustainable development in the country. Currently, it has its own
Network of Private Reserves and takes action in several biological corridors.
It carries out its own projects and consultancies for sustainable development initiatives on national and international levels, has led more than 300 consultancies for State institutions, private institutions and organizations for international cooperation on capacity and use of soil, classification of life zones, environmental impact, rural development, regulation plans, carbon sequestration studies and climate change, forestry certification, management of hydro-graphic watersheds, archaeological diagnostics, cartographic surveys, biological and forestry inventories, disaster prevention and environmental economy and policy. These projects are developed under a methodology that boosts models of adequacy in human practise of integral social sustainable development.
Monday 7:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday 7:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday 7:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday 7:00am – 4:00pm
Friday 7:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday 7:00am – 4:00pm
Sunday 7:00am – 4:00pm