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    Costa Rica Promotes the Initiative to Develop a System That Alerts on Climate Change

    In April of this year, the Ministry of Environment and Energy of Costa Rica (MINEA) presented the...

    When the Amazon Burns, the Rest of the World Alarms!

    The Amazon rainforest -which encompasses much of northwestern Brazil and extends to Colombia, Peru, and other countries in South America- is the...

    Water Debacle and the Human Being

    The relationship between water and the human being has been an abusive, toxic and highly contradictory relationship. It is unheard of, but with our...

    Plot of Yellow Almond Trees to Protect Endangered Green Macaw Is Sown in Sarapiquí

    At the ASADA de Horquetas of Sarapiquí, the Ministry of Health and the municipality set up a team to sow a complete plot of...

    Cacao: An Alternative against Deforestation

    The clearing of forests is a global problem. For this reason, the World Cocoa Foundation in partnership with the private sector and...

    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 Breaks Records in Reforestation

    In recent times, deforestation linked to the logging and burning of trees has produced an abrupt change in our ecosystem, caused by human action....

    GREEN COSTA RICA

    Costa Rica has positioned itself well on the world stage as an "always green" country.  It is often recognized as an "ecological country" just...
    In this photo taken Oct. 16, 2009, a man cuts down a tree in the Monarch butterfly reserve near Ocampo, Mexico. After decades of trying to stop logging in Mexico's Monarch butterfly reserve, biologists and park workers are having to cut down thousands of fir trees themselves, to combat an unprecedented infestation of bark beetles they say may have been unleashed by climate change. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

    Illegal Deforestation in Mexico to Plant Avocado Trees

    Due to the avocado's growing popularity in The United States and around the world as a healthy superfood, Mexican farmers have found that it's...

    FAO: Deforestation is not necessary to produce more food

    Agriculture is still the main cause of deforestation around the world, and it is necessary to promote more positive interactions between agriculture and the forests...

    Mayor Petitions Costa Rica Government to Change Forestry Law in Light of Cypress Deforestation...

    The mayor of San Rafael de Heredia, Jorge Isaac Paniagua, has asked the Commission for Environmental Affairs of the Legislative Assembly to reform the...

    Costa Rica Carbon Neutral 2021: Reality or Unrealistic?

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Costa Rica has made an international commitment since 2009, acquired during the United Nations Summit on Climate Change,...

    Puerto Ricans Protest Deforestation Caused by New Walgreens Build

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Puerto Rican society has been at war against deforestation initiated to build a Walgreens in the south of...

    Investment in Paulownia Trees Could Assist Costa Rica’s Reforestation Efforts

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The paulownia tree, also called Royal Tree, Princess Tree or Empress Tree, is a deciduous species from the...

    Costa Rica Deforestation from Drug Trafficking has Minimal Impact

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Deforestation in Costa Rica from drug trafficking has not yet reached the levels of countries like Nicaragua, Guatemala...

    Neenah Paper to Help Reforest Osa Peninsula

    ALPHARETTA, Ga., -- Neenah Paper (NYSE: NP) today announced that it has partnered with Friends of the Osa and the Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin...

    The Blue Morpho Butterfly

    By: Elizabeth Mann The Blue Morpho butterfly lives in the tropical rain forests of Latin America from Mexico to Columbia. They are among the largest...

    Costa Rica, environmentalism, economic growth

    Liberia, Costa Rica » Sailing down Costa Rica's Tempisque River on an eco-tour, I watched a crocodile devour a bass with one gulp. It...

    Air New Zealand Flies on Engine With Jatropha Biofuel Blend

    By James Kanter The New York Times Some in the aviation industry say they could one day be flying the biggest jets across the planet...
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