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Pitzer’s Firestone Center in Costa Rica Part of New UNESCO Biosphere Reserve

Monkey in a tree at the Firestone Center in Costa RicaClaremont, Calif. (July 17, 2017)—Pitzer College’s Firestone Center for Restoration Ecology in southwestern Costa Rica is now part of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s newly designated Savegre Biosphere Reserve. The Savegre Biosphere Reserve is one of 23 sites UNESCO designated in June as biosphere reserves, which are defined as learning places for [Read More...]
July 17, 2017