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Slothy Sunday: Saving sloths together
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Saving sloths together

Sam Trull / Co-Founder and Director of The Sloth Institute - June 23, 2019

The first time I met Leslie Howle, the founder of Toucan Rescue Ranch, we were at a wildlife conference in San José five years ago. Leslie had…

Fishing for freight trains
Fishing
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Fishing
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Fishing for freight trains

Todd Staley - June 18, 2019

In my youth, I loved rock music.  Led Zepplin, The Who, The Rolling Stones and the likes were at the top of my playlist. As each of…

Slothy Sunday: Bilbo, the Sloth Super-Dad!
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Bilbo, the Sloth Super-Dad!

Ally Chamberlin / Toucan Rescue Ranch - June 16, 2019

Today is a celebration of all fathers -- young and old, short and tall, by blood or simply by love. It’s a special day. In the world…

Costa Rica signs decree to protect its coral reefs
Climate Change
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Climate Change
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Costa Rica signs decree to protect its coral reefs

AFP and The Tico Times - June 10, 2019

Costa Rica launched on Saturday a project to protect its corals from the impact of climate change. President Carlos Alvarado signed a decree for the "promotion of…

Costa Rica tuna decree seems to be working
Fishing
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Fishing
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Costa Rica tuna decree seems to be working

Todd Staley - June 10, 2019

Statistics are beginning to show what people on the water already knew: Fish stocks are improving in areas where tuna purse seine boats are prohibited. Purse seiner…

Slothy Sunday: Charlie’s shocking story
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Charlie’s shocking story

Lucy Moorehouse / Toucan Rescue Ranch - June 9, 2019

Wild sloths are common in Costa Rica and are normally great at surviving on their own, but with habitat encroachment on the rise, their survival is being…

‘Time to stop talking and start acting,’ Environment Minister says
Climate Change
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Climate Change
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‘Time to stop talking and start acting,’ Environment Minister says

Latin Clima - June 7, 2019

Costa Rica's Environment and Energy Minister, Carlos Manuel Rodríguez, spoke in a webinar addressing Latin America's role in environmental action. "They offer us $5 per ton of…

At Miravalles Volcano, Costa Rica creates its 29th national park
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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At Miravalles Volcano, Costa Rica creates its 29th national park

Alejandro Zúñiga - June 5, 2019

Costa Rica on Wednesday celebrated World Environment Day by creating the country's 29th national park. During a ceremony held at the National Museum, President Carlos Alvarado signed…

Communities to commemorate World Oceans Day with cleanups, events
Environment
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Environment
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Communities to commemorate World Oceans Day with cleanups, events

Alejandro Zúñiga - June 5, 2019

Communities across Costa Rica will commemorate Saturday's World Oceans Day with cleanups and similar events. The efforts aim to remind participants about the importance of the oceans…

Costa Rica to host PreCOP 25 in October
Climate Change
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Climate Change
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Costa Rica to host PreCOP 25 in October

Alejandro Zúñiga - June 5, 2019

The Costa Rican government hopes to continue to establish itself as a global climate leader when the country hosts PreCOP25, an international meeting preceding the United Nations…

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