Projects

Water for the Future

Developed by The Coca-Cola Company, Coca-Cola FEMSA, Fundación FEMSA,

The Nature Conservancy, and FUNDECOR

Description

We return water to nature that has been consumed.

Coverage

We work in the upper part of the Central Volcanic Mountain Range, Escazú Mountains, and the Rodeo sector.

Results 

  • 5 family beneficiaries in five years

  • 603,200 m3 of water returned to nature 

  • 605 ha under forest protection and regeneration regimes

Water Recharge to Compensate the Hydrological Footprint 

Developed by Florida Ice & Farm and FUNDECOR.

Description

We calculate the recharge capacity of specific sites and implement actions.

Coverage

We work in the upper part of the Central Volcanic Mountain Range.

Results

  • 10 family beneficiaries in five years

  • 5,743,361 m3 of potential water recharge

  • 455 ha under forest protection regimes in the FONAFIFO program

Instrumentalization

Capacity Building to Guarantee Security and Sustainability in Costa Rica´s Central Valley 

Developed by UNA-SIL, ESPH and FUNDECOR

Description

We strengthen the ability to collect data with water and hydrometereological measurement equipment deployed in Agua Tica’s area of influence.

Coverage

We work in the Central Volcanic Mountain Range and Escazú Mountains.

 

Results

  • 24/7 monitoring network of 18 sites including meteorological stations, rain and humidity meters, spring systems, automatic samplers, and isotopic measurement stations.

  • Development of isotopic maps.

  • 25 trained proffesionals 

  • Analyzed more that 3,000 samples of Oxygen and Hydrogen 2 isotopes

  • Data delivered to the Global Network of Isotopes in Precipitation

LandScale

Developed by UICN and FUNDECOR

Description

LandScale piloting — a tool to measure the state of a landscape — with Agua Tica. This will allow Agua Tica to continue the process at a landscape scale of improving socioeconomic and environmental results and communicate its achievements to donors while attracting new members or investors.

Coverage

Municipalities within the Greater Metropolitan Area of Costa Rica. 

Results

  • Currently under implementation

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Contact us

Llorente de Tibás, Costa Rica.

(506) 2290 8818

mguerrero@fundecor.org

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