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Feline art auctioned to raise funds for Guanacaste animal shelter
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Feline art auctioned to raise funds for Guanacaste animal shelter

Alberto Font - June 20, 2015

An auction held in June to raise funds for Las Pumas animal rescue center in Cañas, in the northwestern province of Guanacaste, included paintings made by some of its feline…

Photos: Costa Rica’s most adorable baby animals
Animals
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Animals
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Photos: Costa Rica’s most adorable baby animals

The Tico Times - May 28, 2015

Costa Rica is home to roughly five percent of the world’s biodiversity, and I saw lots of amazing animals while researching “Costa Rica: The Complete Guide.” Sloths, monkeys,…

Baby squirrel monkey rescued by Costa Rican police
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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Baby squirrel monkey rescued by Costa Rican police

Zach Dyer - May 21, 2015

Police discovered an injured baby squirrel monkey while on patrol in the Amistad National Park along the border with Panama Tuesday, according to the Public Security Ministry. The tiny…

Free the tree-huggers! Jaguar Rescue Center liberates sloths
Animals
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Animals
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Free the tree-huggers! Jaguar Rescue Center liberates sloths

Karl Kahler - April 23, 2015

PUERTO VIEJO DE TALAMANCA, Limón — Here’s something you don’t see every day — a two-toed sloth getting its toenails painted blue. “We paint them so we…

More than 500 hectares of protected areas destroyed by wildfires this year
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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More than 500 hectares of protected areas destroyed by wildfires this year

L. Arias - April 8, 2015

Wildfires during the past week have consumed nearly 300 hectares within protected areas, bringing the total so far this year to some 530 hectares in 28 fires,…

Wildlife
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Look but don’t touch: the eyelash viper

Robert Isenberg - April 8, 2015

We found this little fellow curled against a tree in Tortuguero, a serpent no bigger than your typical garter snake. Its orange skin looked bright and cheery.…

Police rescue 4 parakeets from suffocation in Guanacaste
Crime
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Crime
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Police rescue 4 parakeets from suffocation in Guanacaste

Zach Dyer - March 16, 2015

It's safe to say that the only animal you should consider buying in a plastic bag is a dead one that you plan to eat — legally,…

Photos: A salute to Costa Rica’s natives on World Wildlife Day
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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Photos: A salute to Costa Rica’s natives on World Wildlife Day

Lindsay Fendt - March 3, 2015

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‘Environmental hero’ reforestation campaign aims to restore biological corridors in Costa Rica
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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‘Environmental hero’ reforestation campaign aims to restore biological corridors in Costa Rica

L. Arias - October 13, 2014

A reforestation campaign called "Environmental Heroes" this month is asking people to donate funds for the planting, maintenance and monitoring of trees on Costa Rican farms. Private companies, nongovernmental organizations and…

Wildlife numbers halved over past four decades, says WWF
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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Wildlife numbers halved over past four decades, says WWF

Mariette Le Roux | AFP - September 30, 2014

PARIS – Wildlife numbers have plunged by more than half in just 40 years as Earth's human population has nearly doubled, a survey of over 3,000 vertebrate…

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