Heavy Rains Cause Havoc as El Niño Gains Strength

The El Niño developing across the Pacific strengthened further, warming the entire region between Australia and the Americas. Sea-surface temperature data for the central...

Experts Seek to Conserve and Restore Mangroves in the Country

The International Workshop for Exchange of Experiences in Mangrove Conservation and Restoration will be held this Thursday in the country for the framework of...

“Asia Super Grid” Proof That Countries Can Unite for Good Of The Planet

Clean energy is becoming more viable and profitable around the world.  New wind and solar technologies are being developed in particular.  And businesses are...

Kids Won A Major Victory For Climate Change

While most of the news these days is about the recent American election, there was some good news coming out of the United States...

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...
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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...

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...
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Rainy Season Is Near

As of April, temperatures will increase by at least one degree across the whole of the country, according to projections by the National Meteorological...

Meeting On The Environmental Agreement of Latin America and the Caribbean

Delegates from the governments of Latin American and Caribbean countries negotiating a regional agreement on access to environmental information, participation and justice (Principle 10...

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...
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