Research Stations

OTS maintains four research stations, three in Costa Rica (La Selva, Las Cruces, Palo Verde) and one in South Africa (Skukuza).

To learn about each of our research stations, please visit the sections below.

La Selva Research Station

The species richness of La Selva is outstanding

Las Cruces Research Station

Las Cruces Research Station protects one of the largest remaining fragments of tropical wet premontane Forest

Palo Verde Research Station

Palo Verde Research Station, located in the 20,000 hectare Palo Verde National Park

Skukuza Research Station

Staff and visiting scientists focus on ecological pattern and process