Pedregal Quarry: The Privilege of a Dated Concession

Esta publicación también está disponible en: Español

The quarry can be seen from any point in Nicoya. It’s a giant, deforested mountain that splits into fragments and is losing its green color. Pedregal has been mining limestone for 27 years with a single environmental impact study (EIA) from 1992. The National Environmental Technical Secretariat has never requested an update despite the fact that requirements today for approving it would be very different.

Don’t miss the latest news from Guanacaste.

Join Our Mailing List