Welcome to Las Alturas

About Las Alturas About Las Alturas
Las Alturas is undergoing major conservation efforts by the property owner and ranch manager, who strive with great effort every day to protect this very rich and healthy ecosystem.

Aerial View of Las Alturas Aerial View of Las Alturas
Spectacular aerial view of Las Alturas, with legend and diagrams documenting the biological station of Las Alturas, administered by Las Cruces.

Teach in a Costa Rican Paradise Teach in a
Costa Rican Paradise

We are seeking a couple, probably retired, with extensive elementary-level and/or high school-level teaching experience to teach and oversee a school located on the Las Alturas rain forest preserve.

Research Opportunities Research Opportunities
A variety of academic interests and disciplines have been involved in research at Las Alturas over the past 20 years and contribute to Las Alturas' role as an environmental and economic demonstration facility and natural laboratory.