Costa Rica Working to Preserve Biodiversity through Corridor Maintenance

Approximately 214 species of birds, mammals, amphibians, reptiles, and corals, are seeing their numbers threatened. Because of deforestation, separated pockets or islands remain isolated...

Ecological farm aims to stand out as a good example in Costa Rica

La Gran Vista Agricultural Ecological Farm is a non-profit project that aims to spread awareness of environmentally sustainable agricultural methods to other farmers in the region.

Motley Crue Drummer Tommy Lee Speaks Up For Sea Shepherd Founder Captain Paul Watson...

At a recent Motley Crue concert in Bamberg, Germany legendary drummer Tommy Lee spoke up about conservation group Sea Shepherd Conservation Society and, Captain...

Eco-friendly countries combine to demand action at climate talks

A group comprising six environmentally-friendly nations has urged policymakers to agree on a deal at the Copenhagen Climate Change summit.The consortium is made up...

Costa Rica Delivered Official Extradition Request of Paul Watson to Germany

San Jose - Costa Rica's government said today that they gave the extradition request for the founder of the environmental organization Sea Shepherd, to...

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...

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...

Banana sector expected to rebound in 2010

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

Earthquake Triology

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