Plans for Genetically Modified Seeds Spur Protest

Close to one hundred people gathered in front of the Ministerio de Agricultura y Ganaderia (MAG) in San Jose on Tuesday, November 6, to...

Costa Rica will Implement an Action Plan to Combat Climate Change

Earlier this month Costa Rica announced The Action Plan of the National Strategy on Climate Change (ENCC) which will be the resource that the...

Genetically Modified Crops Threaten Costa Rican Agriculture

Press release - ** Direct Action Alert ** Genetically Modified Crops Threaten Costa Rican Agriculture On Tuesday the 6th of November at 12:30 p.m., the first...

Climate Change and this Year’s El Niño Effecting Costa Rica Amphibians

Costa Rica’s biodiversity is world renounced having approximately 5% of the worlds biodiversity, but climate change and in particular this years El Niño is...

Costa Rica to Reform Public Transportation to Achieve Carbon Neutrality 2021

Costa Rica's government will prioritize the conversion of public transport to cleaner energy as part of efforts to become the first country in the...

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...

Costa Rica Looks to Become First Latin American Country to Ban Hunting for Sport

The protection of Costa Rica biodiversity wins land slide vote this week The Costa Rica government lawmakers took steps this week to be the first...

Costa Rica Hotel Chain Cayuga Sustainable Hospitality Wins International Award for Socially Responsible Operations

Cayuga Sustainable Hospitality, owner of several eco-lodges, eco-resorts and sustainable hotels & resorts in Costa Rica and Nicaragua, was among the 15 companies selected...

Deputies Will Vote this Month the New Costa Rica Wildlife Act

Costa Rica Eco News - Since 2006, the Association for the Preservation of Flora and Fauna (APREFLOFAS) has been working on the new Law...

Interpol Issues Red Alert for the Arrest of Environmentalist Paul Watson

The International Police and Interpol issued a red alert for the arrest and capture of Paul Watson, from the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. The application...
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