Do You Know Why Costa Rica Is A Great Place to Retire?

Thousands of foreigners from a wide variety of countries have chosen Costa Rica as the best place to retire.  Certainly the world-class health system,...
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Climate Change is Taking its Toll on Cahuita’s Biodiversity

Cahuita National Park in Costa Rica is a good example of how the global warming is affecting the seashores. Marcos Sánchez, one of the best...
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Reasons To Visit Costa Rica During The Rainy Season

Costa Rica is a country to visit in any season of the year. You may hear people saying ‘it’s better to go when there’s...
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Sun & Volcanoes; Costa Rica’s Natural Energy Sources

In the last two years, Costa Rica has achieved over ninety percent of electricity production from renewable sources and now wants to diversify. Costa Rica...

Action for Rivers

  A National and International Celebration March 14th was the International Day of Action for Rivers Costa Rica is commemorating the International Day of Action for Rivers by...

Costa Rica’s Forests: The Jungle’s Incredible Comeback Story

In the 1980’s Costa Rica found itself in a desperate situation, due to massive deforestation by the timber and livestock industries, the country’s lush...

Amphibian Decrease Associated with Pollution and Climate Change, according to the UCR

Diseases, environmental pollution, habitat loss, and climate change point to being the main cause of the decline of these animals, says an...

Tropical Depression Moves Away From Costa Rica’s Pacific

The tropical depression that faces the Pacific coast is moving away from Costa Rica and is now heading north. Daniel Poleo of the National Meteorological...

El Nino has ended, but La Nina could return this year

Since 2015, the weather phenomenon El Nino has caused floods and droughts around the world. It ended in May of this year, but La...

80% of indigenous zika cases concentrated in Puntarenas

Eight of the ten zika cases that have appeared in the country are concentrated in the province of Puntarenas. Of the eleven cantons that form...
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