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 weekThe Costa Rica government lawmakers took steps this week to be the first...

Turrialba volcano becomes increasingly dangerous within 2 kilometers, says volcanologist

Risk of falling rocks and hot gases are concentrated in the vicinity of the Colossus The Turrialba volcano becomes increasingly dangerous for the people...

Costa Rica Receives International Shark Guardian 2013 Award

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The president of Costa Rica, Laura Chinchilla, received the international award "Shark Guardian 2013", awarded by the German...

Costa Rica Investigates Deaths of 280 Sea Turtles

Costa Rica News - A formal investigation was launched this week to determine the cause of death of approximately 280 sea turtles in the...

Costa Rica’s Rainy Season Means Love is in the Air for Winged Ants

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – In rainy season, it is common to see outdoors or even in homes, hundreds of ants with wings. ...

Researching Climate Change on the Osa Peninsula

Conservation organizations are studying sea turtles and other Costa Rican wildlife to discover the effects of climate change on the biodiversity of the Osa Peninsula.

PRECOCIOUS PRIMATES IN THE LAND OF PURA VIDA

Tourists have come to associate Costa Rica with breathtaking views of the likes of Arenal, Irazu, Poas and Turrialba; lush rainforests, beautiful, exotic beaches,...

Costa Rican Featured on Animal Planet for Crocodile Feedings

The Costa Rica News (TCRN)  - Jason Vargas Aguero, 36, shocks domestic and foreign tourists with his jaw dropping feedings of the huge crocodiles...

Costa Rica Joins World Green Building Council

The Costa Rica chapter of the Green Building Council (www.crgbc.org) was notified of induction into the World Green Building Council (www.worldgbc.org) on March 24,...

Other Serious Consequences due to Turrialba Eruptions

Costa Rica sits on the infamous Ring of Fire.  Which means there are 6 active volcanoes and 61 dormant or extinct ones in the...