Costa Rica’s Guanacaste Conservation Area releases green turtle nesting stats

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - From November of 2012 to May 2013, 1,933 green turtles nested on Isla San Jose in the Guanacaste...
Differences between Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism in Costa Rica

Differences Between Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism in Costa Rica

Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism are terms that are often used interchangeably. Although ecotourism and sustainable tourism have great similarities, they have subtle differences.EI Sustainable...

The Long-tailed Skipper in Costa Rica

By Elizabeth MannThis beautiful butterfly is one of the largest skippers. Skippers are smaller than common butterflies and usually feed on grass. Skippers were...

The Economic and Natural Benefits of Costa Rica’s Coral Reefs

Costa Rica’s majestic coral reefs, covering approximately 970 km2 of the seabed, have multiple benefits for nature but especially significant economic value.The Interamerican Association...

Environmentalist Jairo Mora’s Murder Intended to "scare"

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The murder of environmentalist Jairo Mora, was intended to "scare", said a judicial source connected with the case...

Recycling plans begin in Costa Rican cities

Costa Rican cities are starting to see yellow recycling containers. The goal – to capture plastic bottles, newspapers, aluminum cans and paper cartons.Costa Rica's...

Virgin Forests All Around the World Are Disappearing Fast

Between 2014 and 2016, the virgin forests of the world lost an area of 90,000 square kilometers per year. That area is equivalent to...

Costa Rica Getting Rid of Zoo’s Favoring Natural Environmental Awareness

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - After almost 95 years the Costa Rica government decided to end the display of caged animals in zoos.Simon...

UPDATE: Costa Rica Turrialba Volcano May 5th, 2015

Turrialba Volcano erupted Monday, May 4, 2015at 3:25 p.m. sending ash almost 3 km into the sky over San Jose, prompting the National Emergency...

Schoolchildren in Costa Rica Learn About Biodiversity

TALAMANCA, Costa Rica — Humane Society International is conducting a series of environmental education workshops in the rural region of Talamanca in Costa Rica....
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