PLN is bringing a botanical garden to the students at Juana Colón Public School, their sister organization which has transformed into a Montessori curriculum.
The organization All Hands and Hearts - Smart Response also has on-going volunteer efforts on the island, if you have extra time to spare.
If you are the president, you should’ve started a year ago.
The initiative is part of the Hábitat program
Neighbors light the wood-burning stove and sit together to share a meal.
Isla de Culebrita
A communal pot of food at the Torres de Francia complex in San Juan, post-Hurricane Maria.
As the utility on the island continues to fail, new systems of renewables–installed after the storm–are showing what a more resilient grid could look like.
Para la Naturaleza has been working with Puerto Rico community leaders to install solar and water systems.
The community centers are located in Para la Naturaleza partner communities
Hacienda La Esperanza 3/24/2018
Puerto Rico’s natural beauty is one of its biggest draws. After Hurricane Maria damaged its ecology, conservationists are trying to restore what’s left of the island’s flora.
As you'll see, the first instinct of many land trusts was to help their local communities stabilize and recover.
Among the trees rescued, we note the Manilkara bidentata (ausubo) as a native tree and introduced species
Workers for Para la Naturaleza, an initiative of the Conservation Trust of Puerto Rico, help to plant native trees in the island's Cialitos community that was hard hit by Hurricane Maria.