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We invite you to come and experience the uniqueness that is the Pterocarpus Forest at Palmas del Mar in Humacao.  Take a step back into the past, to an ecosystem once widespread along Puerto Rico’s coasts, lowlands and even our mountains. Click here for more information.


NEW! Guided Group Tours

Guided walks (only in Spanish) along the ¾-mile Forest boardwalk and adjacent grounds with a certified interpretive guide are available for groups of ten (10) or more, by appointment.  The approximately 45-minute tours are available Monday through Friday between the hours of 9am and 5pm.

To schedule a tour, please call (787) 285-6425.

The tours are free — but a tax-deductible donation in support of the Forest will be greatly appreciated.

NEW! Watch this interesting nature TV program

Aventura científica

In this interesting nature program, produced by Sistema TV (part of the Ana G. Méndez University System), of the Bosque de Pterocarpus in Palmas del Mar are explored, as well as fascinating research being conducted by students and faculty from Universidad del Turabo, in Gurabo.

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