Campaign Against GMO’s Continues with Multi-Day Walk

In an ongoing effort to prevent the introduction of genetically modified corn seeds (GMO) into Costa Rica, a nine-day "Walk to Defend Our Corn"...

Costa Rica Teams with Former Astronaut to Research Hydrogen Fuel Alternatives

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The authorities in Costa Rica and the Ad Astra Rocket Company, owned by former Costa Rican astronaut Franklin...

Costa Rica Investments in Bio-fuel, and Sustainable Agro Developments

Central America and especially Costa Rica has seen a large surge in Biofuel initiative. There new Biofuel cooperative projects, intercropping (with food and oil...

Report Shows RECOPE Exceeds Legal Limits of Highly Toxic Chemicals in Fuel

The Association of Vehicle and Machinery Import (AIVEMA) conducted a series of chemical studies that states that the gasoline the Costa Rican Oil Refinery...

Absence of Law Threatens Water in Costa Rica

The absence of a modern law that protects water resources is one of the main threats to the water in Costa Rica, said the...

New Mapping Provides Important Information on Costa Rica’s Forests

The Costa Rican News (TCRN) - The authorities in Costa Rica have announced the first official forest map, which reveals that the forest coverage...

Costa Rica Gets Tough on Shark Fin Imports

Costa Rica's president, Laura Chinchilla, signed a decree that tightens controls on imports of shark fins, in order to combat illegal practice known as...

Banana sector expected to rebound in 2010

by MARVIN S. BARQUERO Banana growers expect a strong upturn in the industry this year, which will lead to an estimated harvest of 107 million...

Earthquake Triology

by TCRN Staff The third earthquake above 5.0-magnitude in the past two days, struck Costa Rica on Saturday morning however the quake and volcano observation...

Cities take steps to control litter on beaches

by M. ALFARO XIMENA The municipalities of the most visited beaches of the country stepped up measures to control the flood of waste deposited by...
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