Most activities within El Yunque National Forest, outside of hiking and taking photos, will require a permit. New guidelines have been issued by the USDA Forest Service to request a permit in 2014. Links to the new forms are below.
Dorm facilities are available at 2 field stations, additional laboratory facilities, trail information and other resources for planning your trip are available. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more infromation.
Dorm facilities are available at 2 field stations:
For information about El Verde Field Station:
And to make a reservation:
To make a reservation at the USFS Sabana Field station please contact:
Luquillo Police Department Phone: (787) 889-1737
Rio Grande Police Department Phone: (787) 887-2020, (787) 887-2110
Sabana Field Research Station Phone Number: (787) 889-5335
El Verde Research Station Phone Number: (787) 764-0000 Ext. 4381
Miriam Salgado (USFS): email@example.com
Carla López Lloreda (LCZO): firstname.lastname@example.org
Alonso Ramirez (UPR): email@example.com
Grizelle Gonzalez (USFS IITF): firstname.lastname@example.org
Bill McDowell (UNH, NSF, LCZO): Bill.McDowell@unh.edu
Research Application Process
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USDA Forest Service standard form 299
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Form needed for application for a research permit in El Yunque National Forest.