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Pic of the Day: Costa Rica’s smallest primate
Changemakers
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Pic of the Day: Costa Rica’s smallest primate

The Tico Times - December 22, 2020

The tití monkey (Saimiri oerstedii) is a Central American primate species, which has two subspecies that are geographically isolated. One of these subspecies is endemic to Costa…

Hammerhead sharks in Galapagos marked to study route through the Pacific
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Environment
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Hammerhead sharks in Galapagos marked to study route through the Pacific

AFP and The Tico Times - March 11, 2020

Five young hammerhead sharks in the marine reserve of the Galapagos National Park (PNG) were marked with acoustic trackers that will allow researchers to know their movements,…

Costa Rican firefighters prepare for start of country’s wildfire season
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rican firefighters prepare for start of country’s wildfire season

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 15, 2020

Over the next several months, Costa Rica's firefighters will remain in a state of alert. Beginning Thursday, authorities from the country's National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC)…

Pura Vida in Costa Rica: Part 3 of 3
Travel & Tourism
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Travel & Tourism
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Pura Vida in Costa Rica: Part 3 of 3

Ed Boitano / Traveling Boy - November 20, 2019

Travel writer Ed Boitano recently spent some time in Costa Rica. He chronicled his experiences at the publication Traveling Boy.  We're re-publishing his story in three parts…

Pura Vida in Costa Rica: Part 2 of 3
Travel & Tourism
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Travel & Tourism
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Pura Vida in Costa Rica: Part 2 of 3

Ed Boitano / Traveling Boy - November 19, 2019

Travel writer Ed Boitano recently spent some time in Costa Rica. He chronicled his experiences at the publication Traveling Boy.  We're re-publishing his story in three parts…

Pura Vida in Costa Rica: Part 1 of 3
Travel & Tourism
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Travel & Tourism
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Pura Vida in Costa Rica: Part 1 of 3

Ed Boitano / Traveling Boy - November 18, 2019

Travel writer Ed Boitano recently spent some time in Costa Rica. He chronicled his experiences at the publication Traveling Boy.  We're re-publishing his story in three parts…

Costa Rica Fishing: The Evolution of the Hero Shot
Wetline Costa Rica
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Wetline Costa Rica
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Costa Rica Fishing: The Evolution of the Hero Shot

Todd Staley - February 28, 2019

Did you know the picture above is now illegal in Costa Rica? Ten years ago a regulation made it illegal for the sports fishing sector to take…

A chat with Nat Geo’s “Untamed: Costa Rica” host Filipe DeAndrade
Environment & Wildlife
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Environment & Wildlife
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A chat with Nat Geo’s “Untamed: Costa Rica” host Filipe DeAndrade

Sandy Sandoval - February 11, 2019

Costa Rica is home to 4 percent of the world’s species and is a major destination for anyone interested in wildlife. That's what brought wildlife filmmaker Filipe…

Slothy Sundays: Keeping an eye out
Environment & Wildlife
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Environment & Wildlife
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Slothy Sundays: Keeping an eye out

The Tico Times - February 10, 2019

Did you know that sloths can turn their heads almost all the way around? A sloth can turn its head up to 270 degrees, looking almost completely…

Helping To Save The Titi Monkey in Costa Rica
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Changemakers
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Helping To Save The Titi Monkey in Costa Rica

Sandy Sandoval - November 11, 2018

[caption id="attachment_2256" align="alignleft" width="750"] James Kaiser[/caption] The tití monkey (Saimiri oerstedii) is a Central American primate species, which has two subspecies that are geographically isolated, one of…

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