Learn more about teak at:

International Tropical Timber Organization
State of the World’s Forests 2001, Food and Agriculture Org., U.N.
World Agroforestry Center – Agroforestry Database: Tectona grandis
Excerpt from Teak: A Global Overview, Unasylva, FAO

Find out more about the financial and legal benefits of investing in Costa Rican plantation teak:

Teak (Tectona grandis) in Central America; Forestry Dept., FAO, U.N.
Description of plantation resources, Costa Rica; Forestry Dept., FAO, U.N.

Discover the environmental benefits of projects like Pacific Teak:

South & Central America Rainforest Conservation News
Forest Stewardship Council: Principles & Criteria
World Wildlife Foundation’s Responsible Forest Management

For more on Costa Rica:

CIA World Fact Book
The World Bank Group Costa Rica
Doing Business In Costa Rica
PBS Costa Rica: Land of Pure Life
Infocostarica.com Maps