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The Peace With Nature in Costa Rica documentary is out and being released to film festivals now.  More Info >

Peace With Nature

Our Mission

Our mission is to protect and promote the ecological health and well being of the natural world. Our diverse initiatives include agro-ecology, avoided deforestation, carbon credits (REDD), renewable-energy development, biodiversity conservation, watershed protection, exposing the risks of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and partnering with other conservation organizations.

Laying the Foundation for a Sustainable Future

Join us in declaring peace with nature and acknowledging our responsibility to the greater web of life, to one another, and to future generations. Read our Charter, and our Declaration.

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Pax Natura

Current Projects

Help struggling communities thrive and lush forests survive.

If the time is not right to donate today, get involved through changing tiny habits.  Here are some of the ways you can get involved…


News & Updates 

Radio Natura Episode 18: Hugh Bollinger, Part 3

Restoration doesn’t always have to be as big as saving a whole forest or a river, it can be done in your back yard! In this 3rd interview with Hugh Bollinger, he outlines several ways that we can all get involved.

Radio Natura Episode 17: Hugh Bollinger, Part 2

Building upon the principles laid out in part 1 with Hugh Bollinger, he explains how different environments and species can be nursed back to health through careful and educated intervention, with case studies.

Radio Natura Episode 16: Hugh Bollinger

For part one of this three part interview series, Pax Natura board member Hugh Bollinger explains the basic principles of restoration and ecology, and how they can be used to restore degraded landscapes to a healthy and stable state.

Radio Natura Episode 15: Steve Tolpinrud

In this interview, we speak with Pax Natura board member and agroecologist Steve Tolpinrud about his journey into agriculture and his experience working in Guatemala with the Campesino a Campesino project. Steve tells us what he’s learned about local food systems, the interplay between food, culture and activism, and farming as an act of love and connection to the land.

Radio Natura Episode 14 : Rohan Arora

Rohan Arora a Gen Z activist talks about his journey from graduating high school while starting Climate Cardinals in the middle of the pandemic to beginning his university studies while continuing his work at his own ONG The Community Check-Up and as an advisor for The American Lung Association. Rohan is a source of inspiration for anyone who is looking to get involved in the climate activism space, we hope he inspires you as much as he has inspired us.

Radio Natura Episode 13: Tomoko Arakawa

The Asian Rural Institute is influenced by traditional Japanese values and zen traditions. Listen as we interview Tomoko Arakawa, it’s director. about the transformative learning experience for rural leaders.

Homero Aridjis : 2022 Award Recipient

Homero Aridjis is our 2022 Pax Natura Award recipient. We traveled to Mexico City for the ceremony.

Our Documentary Wins at 2022 Social Impact Film and Art Festival

Thank you to the 2022 SIFA Festival judges for selecting ‘Peace With Nature In Costa Rica’ as the Best Social Impact Film in the Environmental Film Category.

Radio Natura Episode 12: Rikihiro Aoyama

Mr. Rikihiro Aoyama, the representative director of the company Locomotive Co., Ltd., helps the world utilize pre-existing resources for a sustainable future. If you are interested in a career in the environmental sector, listen to this episode.

Radio Natura Episode 11: Randall Tolpinrud

Pax Natura Co-founder, Randall Tolpinrud, shares his journey into evironmentalism and his powerful insight into the many ways it can be done.

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