Valle de San Luis and Biological Station
San Luis is, geographically a strategic area for the conservation of local biodiversity because of the large amount of biodiversity and in particular the migratory species. The highest part is surrounded by mountains from the private Reserva Bosque Eterno de los Niños, property of the Asociación Conservacionista de Monteverde; also by the El Bosque Nuboso de Monteverde, owner of the Centro Científico Tropical. In the lowest part, there is an important protected area in the Centro Científico Tropical. The San Luis valley is surrounded by cordilleras and mountains; it has very particular environmental characteristics and wonderful scenic views that make the rural ecological development, which is an activity of great potential.