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    Costa Rica Calls for an Ecological and Resilient Recovery

    Costa Rica today called on the international community to expand and strengthen adaptation solutions to guarantee an ecological and resilient recovery. "The slow pace...

    Tourism Stock Exchange Helps Communities Promote Experiences in Costa Rica

    The Chorotega Regional Headquarters of the National University (UNA) through the Business Management of Sustainable Tourism career and with the support of the Vice-Rectory...

    Campaign seeks to eradicate single-use Plastic Bottles in the Costa Rican Tourism Sector

    The “Costa Rica Plastic Free” campaign launched in partnership between the Preserve Planet Organization and the WILDTours Costa Rica Company, aims to eradicate single-use...

    What is an Ecological Way of Life?

    In 1972 while studying in New York, “The Limits of Growth” was published by MIT by petition of UNESCO.  This report presented the first...

    Schools in Costa Rica with Solar Energy Guachipelín School (Escazú) Won Donation of Photovoltaic...

    The Guachipelín School was chosen from among 17 other organizations that participated in the first edition of the “Soy Luciérnaga” program of the greenenergy®...

    Costa Rican Science Makes Its Way into the Study of the Deep Sea

    Have you ever heard of the deep sea? This is what science calls all those waters and sea beds that are below 200 meters...

    3 Electric Buses Will Arrive This Month to Costa Rica

    Three electric buses will enter the country during September to carry out tests in Tres Ríos, Desamparados, and Alajuela. These tests will give indications...

    New Proposed Law on Water Resource Management Presents Serious Flaws and Omissions

    The Environment Commission in the Legislative Assembly passed bill # 20.212 called: "Law for Integrated Management of Water Resources" without incorporating the 21 observations...

    Using Coffee Sediment to Purify Water, an Active Research at the Nanotechnology Laboratory

    Deilyn Ureña, an Environmental Engineering student at the Tecnológico de Costa Rica (TEC), was awarded the CeNAT-Conare 2020 scholarship. The young woman who is...

    Global Environment Fund Appoints Costa Rican Minister as Its Director

    The Minister of Environment and Energy of Costa Rica, Carlos Manuel Rodríguez, was appointed director of the Global Environment Fund (GEF), a position that...

    What Steps Have The Costa Rican Population Taken To Counter Climate Change?

    Climate Change is an issue that today generates a direct impact on citizens, this includes their buying and consumption habits. It turns out that...

    The “Silly Bird” (Pájaro Bobo), A Colorful Bird with Unique Song and Beautiful Tail

    The so-called “Silly bird” (Pájaro Bobo) belongs to the Momotidae bird family. In Costa Rica, this family has six species, all with beautiful and...

    Jerhy Rivera: another Costa Rican Indigenous Leader Assassinated

    After less than a year of the indigenous environmental leader Sergio Rojas having been killed, Costa Rica is struck again with the murder on...

    Is Mankind Destroying Planet Earth?

    Disasters are natural or human-made events that negatively affect daily life, industry, environment, etc., often leading to permanent changes in human societies and the...

    Costa Rica: A Country Dedicated to Environmental Conservation

    Pollution control and natural resource management have allowed Costa Rica to be the 3rd nation in the world that best conserves the environment. In fact,...

    Get to Know Carara National Park, a Lush Tropical Paradise with an Amazing Abundance...

    Carara is located in the transitional zone between the dry and wet forests of the Pacific region. Considered as an excellent living laboratory, where...

    Have You Visited the Volcán Poás National Park?

    Those tourists who seek to encounter volcanoes firsthand and up-close should come to Costa Rica as their main destination worldwide for this experience. Costa...

    Palo Verde National Park: A Birdwatchers' Heaven in Guanacaste

    Located along the banks of the Tempisque River, Palo Verde National Park is one of the best places in Costa Rica to appreciate the...

    The Balance of Nature: How Delicate Is It?

    The balance of nature may be disturbed by various causes. Events such as cataclysms are geological phenomena that alter the conditions of the environment...

    Have you Explored Río Térraba? It is Costa Rica's Largest River

    The Térraba River, located in the southern Región Brunca in Costa Rica, is the largest in the country

    “Catarata De La Paz”: A Breathtaking Natural Wonder in Alajuela

    We cannot always have a month or even a week of vacation. However, a nature excursion outside the city to break the routine. Breathing...

    Discover the Most Attractive Mirador of Costa Rica

    They say that from above everything looks better perhaps, that is why many of us love the mirador

    Discover 3 Amazing Places for Hiking in Costa Rica

    Without a doubt, Costa Rica has spectacular natural landscapes, which are best discovered with a good walk
    International Mountain Day 11 December

    Imagine Costa Rica with no Mountains; Now Let's Celebrate International Mountain Day

    Mountains are actually extremely important (they do have their own holiday!) and integral to life on our planet for human beings, animals, plants —pretty much the entire global ecosystem. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is the body responsible for organizing this worldwide commemoration

    Meet Jennifer Leigh Smith And Community Carbon Trees-Costa Rica

    In our country there are people focused on doing much good to those around them and to their natural surroundings

    Use of Agrochemicals Impacts Bee Populations in Costa Rica!

    To public opinion, in general; to the President of Costa Rica, Carlos Alvarado Quesada, and his cabinet staff in particular…

    eFlora App: The New Partner for Environmental and Tourism Education

    To know precisely the name and other characteristics of the different species of national trees, there is a new digital support tool: the eFlora...

    Use of Herbicides in Public Places Triggers Alert for Health Affectation

    The Ministry of Health alerts the population for the serious affectation of health that can cause the use of herbicides registered as professional and...

    Municipality Installed 160 Bicycle Racks in San José’s Public Spaces

    With the objective of facilitating urban cycling and so that the users of the bike path have a safe place for their means of...

    New Talamanca Stores Should Avoid Using Plastic Straws to Obtain the Municipal Patent

    New businesses in Talamanca must commit to the prohibition of the use of plastic straws in order to obtain the municipal patent. The Municipal Council...

    High Vibrational Living and Why You Need To Consider It

    High vibrational living!? You may have heard this buzz word around the water cooler lately and wondered to yourself, what does it mean? Google,...

    Recycling Plastics in Costa Rica: A Challenge to Be Met

    Costa Rica discards 564 tons of plastic daily, which, instead of being used for recycling, are accumulated in landfills or left in the environment....

    Do You Know Why Mosquitoes Always Choose You?

    When summer comes, mosquitoes arrive. Nothing ruins a perfect evening than its buzzing, which warns that a mosquito is looking for hot food. There...

    Did You Know that Bats Are Actually Our Farmers’ Allies?

    The false belief that all bats suck the blood of animals and people has led people to kill them. But it turns out that...

    Exploring Pachamama: One of Costa Rica’s Largest Spiritual Eco-Communities

    It’s clear from the moment you step foot inside Pachamama’s 500-acre jungle oasis, you are entering a unique, contemplative space, built with intent for...

    Airplane Stelae Affect Climate More than Their CO2 Emissions

    Airplanes, with their noise, their consumption of huge amounts of fuel and their emissions, are one of the human creations that most alter the...

    Inside Look at Tambor Bay Turtles – How local citizens banded together to...

    The residents of Tambor never dreamed they had a secret treasure on their beaches arriving year after year. A group of curious, nature-loving residents...

    Let’s Take Care of Our Beaches, Avoid Marine Pollution

    Costa Rica is a wonderful ecological paradise, but we all have to be on the alert for avoiding environmental problems that affect its eco-health....

    Terremoto! What Is Going On ln Costa Rica?

    No matter how jaded one can be, when the earth shakes, and shakes hard like it did this Sunday at the border between Costa...

    Arduous Way of Costa Rica to Go beyond Its Fame of Sustainable Country

    An advertising postcard of Costa Rica shows a privileged country for substantial -intense rains- water and rivers, hydroelectric development benefited from allowing you to...
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