View from Hut in Carate

Title

View from Hut in Carate
Costa Rica Ecotourism

Subject

ecotourism; sustainability; natural landscapes

Description

This project was funded by Bernard and Anne Spitzer Travel Fellowship for research projects involving travel abroad and incorporating the study of architecture, landscape architecture, or urbanism.
Ranked in 2009 as the greenest country in the world, Costa Rica has urbanized as world leader in sustainability and eco-friendly development. Ecotourism is a vital part of the country’s revenue to agriculture. We are looking to understand how a country got to the point where economic development works in balance with environmental concerns. We as designers of the built environment can learn from the ways Costa Rica has worked on ensuring the safety of the environment and the lasting of its integrated, sustainable architectural style.

Creator

Carbuccia, Venus

Rights

This image is under copyright. You need to contact copyright owners for any commercial or non-commercial uses. Contact information: digital@ccny.cuny.edu.
Michael Buonanno

Type

Garden and Landscape

Identifier

T0201

Coverage

Carate, Costa Rica

Files

13508319-Image-1.jpg

Citation

Carbuccia, Venus , “View from Hut in Carate,” Spitzer School of Architecture, accessed February 21, 2024, http://digitalscholarship.ccny.cuny.edu/architecture/items/show/626.

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