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Illegal fishing kills Costa Rica marine life and tourism in Golfo Dulce and Southern Zone
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Illegal fishing kills Costa Rica marine life and tourism in Golfo Dulce and Southern Zone

Todd Staley - March 18, 2021

The Osa Peninsula has always been considered the “wild west” of Costa Rica. Until recently, it was difficult to access, which made it attractive to people hiding…

4 Costa Rica fishing tips for first-time anglers
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Fishing
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4 Costa Rica fishing tips for first-time anglers

Advertorial - February 21, 2021

Are you going on vacation to Costa Rica and want to fish? You cannot choose a better place in Central America for this outdoor sport. It can…

Costa Rica’s oceans and Covid-19
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica’s oceans and Covid-19

Todd Staley - September 3, 2020

While we have all become prisoners of Covid-19, nature on the other hand is thriving. We are seeing examples all over the world of how quickly nature…

Bringing a Boat to Costa Rica: An Essential Guide
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Bringing a Boat to Costa Rica: An Essential Guide

The Tico Times - August 31, 2020

Many of us "landlubbers" assume that boat owners just buy a boat and bring it with them wherever they go. This can run them into trouble with…

Tournament in Costa Rica to celebrate women in fishing
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Costa Rica
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Tournament in Costa Rica to celebrate women in fishing

Todd Staley - February 19, 2020

Samantha Mumford caught her first catfish in the pond at her godmother’s house when she was just 5 years old. That was the beginning of a chain…

Fishing Costa Rica: Tie a Ribbon Around the Yellow Sailfish Tree
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Costa Rica
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Fishing Costa Rica: Tie a Ribbon Around the Yellow Sailfish Tree

Todd Staley - January 31, 2020

It's that time of year again for the Central and Southern Pacific side of Costa Rica: The sailfish are here. The recent Rock Star tournament in Marina…

Costa Rica Fishing Legend:  Rembering Robin Williams:
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Editorial
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Costa Rica Fishing Legend: Rembering Robin Williams:

Todd Staley - December 18, 2019

I have had the honor to work for two great mentors in my three decades in Costa Rica. First was owner of the Rio Colorado Lodge, Archie…

The Good Witches of Puntarenas Costa Rica
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The Good Witches of Puntarenas Costa Rica

Todd Staley - November 27, 2019

Last March, television fishing host and lure designer Larry Dahlberg spent five days in Puntarenas with MakeLure President Mike Faupel and Brad Roberts, a well-known lure maker,…

Fate of bigeye tuna in the balance in quota meet
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Costa Rica
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Fate of bigeye tuna in the balance in quota meet

Laure Fillon / AFP - November 18, 2019

The fate of big-eye tuna, over-fished and in decline, could be decided this week when fishing nations meet to set quotas after failing last year to agree…

Illegal Costa Rica Fishing Strains Gulf of Nicoya Communities
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Costa Rica
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Illegal Costa Rica Fishing Strains Gulf of Nicoya Communities

David Bolaños Acuña and Rita Valverde / Semanario Universidad - August 19, 2019

In Puerto Níspero, about 9 km from Puente de la Amistad in Guanacaste, Leandro Espinoza has just disembarked. It's three o'clock in the afternoon, and the 67-year-old…