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I Love Costa Rica – Retirement!

Featured Columnist – Retirement & Living Kat SunloveTCRN Volunteer: Back in the day, songster Randy Newman penned his celebrated anthem “I Love LA,” singing the praises of...

There’s Real Gold in those Golden Years

TCRN STAFF: Brian Smith,It seems that there are enough forward-thinkers among the powers-that-be in Costa Rica that a new wave of economic prosperity is...

New Research Facility in Reserva Playa Tortuga

TCRN STAFFReserva Playa Tortuga has a new research facility located just over the bridge in front of Ojochal in the old Joe’s coffee shop....

Costa Rica wins 2010 Future Policy award for pioneering legal protection of natural wealth

TCRN STAFF:From the global summit on biodiversity in Nagoya, Japan , Costa Rica was announced as the winner of the 2010 Future Policy award.The...

Costa Rica’s protected areas will get $56 million boost

TCRN STAFF:San Jose, Costa Rica - To meet UN goals in protected areas, Costa Rica will receive nearly $56 million in donations and debt...

Fincas Naturales Wildlife Refuge in Manuel Antonio

Featured Eco Columnist Elizabeth MannFincas Naturales Wildlife Refuge is a 25 acre private wildlife refuge which features various nature exhibits and trails. It is located...

Sustainable Living in Costa Rica

Featured Eco Columnist Elizabeth Mann Sustainable living is a lifestyle with the goal to reduce the usage of natural resources through a change in transportation, energy...

Tapanti National Park in Costa Rica

Featured Eco Columnist Elizabeth MannTapanti National Park in Costa Rica is located on the edge of the Talamanca Range, near Cartago. The park contains 45...

Costa Rica plants trees for World Environment Day

By CATERINA L. ELIZONDOAn initiative conceived by EARTH University graduates in different countries brought together thousands of volunteers around the world for the goal...

Two new transparent shrimp discovered

by ALEJANDRA VARGAS MTwo new species of transparent mini-shrimp were discovered by scientists at the University of Costa Rica (UCR) in the waters off...
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