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Wild Wednesday: Wildlife electrocution concerns in Guanacaste
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Wild Wednesday: Wildlife electrocution concerns in Guanacaste

Sibu Wildlife Sanctuary - October 9, 2019

Every other Wednesday, we publish a short story from Sibu Wildlife Sanctuary. * * * * The electrocution of monkeys in the Guanacaste area is steadily growing.…

Corcovado Foundation hosting ‘jungle party’ in San José
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Corcovado Foundation hosting ‘jungle party’ in San José

The Tico Times - September 12, 2019

Imagine going to a jungle party in the city! On Oct. 30, the Children's Museum will become a rainforest as it hosts a Corcovado Foundation fundraising event…

Wild Wednesday: Lupita the peccary
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Wild Wednesday: Lupita the peccary

Sibu Wildlife Sanctuary - September 11, 2019

Every other Wednesday, we publish a short story from the perspective of an animal at Sibu Wildlife Sanctuary. Hi, my name is Lupita, and I’m 9 years…

Wild Wednesday: Jungle animals as pets is ‘just not right’
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Wild Wednesday: Jungle animals as pets is ‘just not right’

The Tico Times - August 28, 2019

Every other Wednesday, we feature a short story courtesy of Sibu Wildlife Sanctuary. I arrived at Sibu at the end of May 2019. I am 1.5 years…

Wild Wednesday: Ome on the road to recovery
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Wild Wednesday: Ome on the road to recovery

The Tico Times - August 14, 2019

I was brought to Sibu with serious injuries from a dog attack. The attack caused me to have a  perforated chest, collapsed lung and six broken ribs.…

Letter to the Editor: Monteverde Community Fund creating local opportunities
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Letter to the Editor: Monteverde Community Fund creating local opportunities

Grace Bachmann - August 9, 2019

The Tico Times is proud to highlight individuals and organizations that are creating change in Costa Rica. Send us your stories: alejandro@ticotimes.net. Today, we are featuring a…

Wild Wednesday: Georgie getting stronger
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Wild Wednesday: Georgie getting stronger

The Tico Times - July 31, 2019

I was found all alone on the ground in Tamarindo. I had fallen out of a tree and was in great pain. I had a bump on…

Wild Wednesday: Cleo’s recovery
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Wild Wednesday: Cleo’s recovery

The Tico Times - July 17, 2019

Hola. My name is Cleo and I came to Sibu Sanctuary in June of this year. I was approximately 2 months old and weighed only 330 grams.…

Wild Costa Rica: Pippi the Howler Monkey
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Wild Costa Rica: Pippi the Howler Monkey

The Tico Times - July 3, 2019

Hola! My name is Pippi and I came to Sibu in Costa Rica this past December. They believe I have a brain and spinal injury that causes…

Costa Ricans take the ‘reforestation challenge’
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Costa Ricans take the ‘reforestation challenge’

Jacob Spetzler - June 10, 2019

The Saturday morning sun shined on a large group of early rising volunteers gathered at Plaza Roosevelt in San Pedro. The reason for their waking? The Reforestation…