Culture, Community, and Health [Monteverde Institute]

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Animal waste management practices in the Monteverde Zone: Perceptions, barriers, and solutions [PowerPoint]



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Publication Date

August 2013


Using methodologies from medical anthropology and environmental engineering animal waste treatment practices in Monteverde were investigated to assess current practices, future intentions, and how perceptions of farm impacts are changing in the region, and identify potential practices and technologies that could facilitate changes.


El uso de metodologías de la antropología médica y las prácticas de ingeniería de tratamiento de residuos de animales del medio ambiente en Monteverde fueron investigados para evaluar las prácticas actuales, las intenciones futuras, y cómo las percepciones de los impactos agrícolas están cambiando en la región, e identificar posibles prácticas y tecnologías que podrían facilitar los cambios.


Animal waste management, Community Heal, 2013

Palabras claves

Gestión de residuos de animales, Salud comunitaria 2013


27 pages

Geographic Location

Monteverde (Puntarenas, Costa Rica)

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Monteverde Institute



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Presentations (Communicative events)


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Prácticas de manejo para residuos de animales en la zona: Percepciones, retos y soluciones [PowerPoint], August 2013



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