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Costa Rica’s Biodiversity: A Haven for Fascinating Wildlife

Renowned for its remarkable biodiversity, Costa Rica is a sanctuary for captivating wildlife species. From its lush rainforests to coastal expanses, diverse ecosystems nurture an array of creatures. The intelligence and comprehension displayed by these species have perpetually intrigued scientists and nature enthusiasts. Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Costa Rican wildlife and experience the delicate balance of its ecosystems, a testament to the beauty of nature’s intricacy.

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Monteverde Cloud Forest Beauty

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, nestled in the heart of Costa Rica, is a gem of natural splendor, enchanting visitors with [...]

Monteverde Guide

Monteverde, a jewel set amidst the verdant mountains of Costa Rica, is a destination that transcends the ordinary, offering visitors [...]

Walking on Water: The Jesus Christ Lizard of Costa Rica

Costa Rica, a land of ecological wonders, is home to one of the most fascinating creatures, the Jesus Christ Lizard. [...]

Nature’s Palette: The Roseate Spoonbill and Its Colorful Presence in Costa Rican Wildlife

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Sleek and Stealthy: Exploring the Life of the Tropical Gar in Central American Waters

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The Tamandua: Costa Rica’s Unique Anteater and Its Role in the Ecosystem

Costa Rica is home to a fascinating creature: the Tamandua, or lesser anteater. This small, tree-dwelling mammal is a vital [...]

Soaring Beneath the Surface: The Eagle Rays of Costa Rica’s Seas

Eagle rays, with their distinctive and elegant appearance, are one of the ocean's most mesmerizing sights, especially in the biodiverse [...]

Why Opossums are Costa Rica’s Secret Environmental Warriors

The Unlikely Hero: Costa Rica's Wonderful Opossums   Costa Rica, a country renowned for its rich biodiversity, is home to [...]

The Most Elusive Creatures in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a treasure trove of biodiversity, home to 5% of the world's species despite making up just 0.03% [...]

January in Costa Rica: A Haven for Migratory Birds

Costa Rica transforms into a bustling hub for avian activity every January. This period marks a significant phase in the [...]

Holiday Blessings from Costa Rica: A Message of Hope and Unity

In the midst of the tranquil haven that is Costa Rica, we pause to contemplate the holiday season, even as [...]

Costa Rica Primate Guide: Discover the Four Monkey Species in their Natural Habitats

Greetings, fellow primate aficionados! Are you ready to unravel the vivid landscapes of Costa Rica, diving deep into the habitats [...]

Scalloped Hammerhead Sharks of Costa Rica: Oceanic Treasures Facing Extinction

A Hammerhead Shark! Yikes! These magnificent beings have a special place in the waters of Costa Rica, particularly around areas [...]

Discover the Baird’s Tapir: Costa Rica’s Elusive Jungle Guardian

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Top Activities for an Unforgettable Costa Rican Adventure

The land of enchanting beauty and diverse experiences, Costa Rica offers something for every traveler. Whether you're seeking thrilling adventures [...]

Swimming with the Whale Sharks in Costa Rica: A Majestic Journey

Costa Rica, a of diverse ecosystems and unparalleled natural beauty, offers a unique and thrilling experience: swimming with whale sharks. [...]

Raptors, Reefs, and the Ring of Fire : A Caribbean Weekend to see the Great Costa Rican Annular Eclipse

One of the tenets of eclipse chasing is to always plan a wonderful trip around the eclipse, so if the [...]

Dance of the Blue Morpho

In lands where verdant forests sway, Where nature weaves its vibrant play, A fluttering dream, a sight so rare, The [...]

Unmasking the White-faced Capuchin Monkeys’ Thieving Adventures

The mesmerizing world of "white-faced capuchin monkeys", is known for their antics and mischief.   Imagine you're traipsing through the [...]

Swinging with Kinkajous: A Moonlit Journey in the Rainforest

Adventure seekers and animal lovers! Picture this: nestled in the dense, vibrant tropical rainforests of Central and South America is [...]

Monkeying Around with a Camera in Costa Rica

You're on the verge of an absolutely exhilarating adventure, stepping into the vibrant world of photographing the fascinating primates of [...]

Difference between two-toed and three-toed sloths

See the newest issue of Howler Magazine, click here!   Sloths: What’s the difference between a two-toed and three-toed sloths?  [...]

Howler Resources for Educators, Families, and Children

We thought it would be great to offer your children some totally free resources. We understand that providing children with [...]

Equestrian Ballet in Costa Rica: The Vibrant Narrative of Doma Vaquera con Garrocha

Certainly, connoisseurs and mere enthusiasts of equine grace will find themselves engrossed in the visual banquet presented through Eugenio Garcia's [...]

Safeguarding the Sanctuary: Sawfish Breeding in Costa Rica’s Guanacaste Region

Sawfish, a distinctive and endangered species of fish, find sanctuary in the Guanacaste Region of Costa Rica, which serves as [...]

Red-Eyed Tree Frog Embryos: Nature’s Marvels

Red-eyed tree frog embryos, scientifically known as Agalychnis callidryas, possess a remarkable level of complexity and development even at their [...]

Celebrating Our Sloths on October 20th

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Unveiling the Elegance of the Blue Morpho Butterfly

In the vast tapestry of the natural world, few creatures can match the exquisite allure of the Blue Morpho Butterfly. [...]

The Impressive Brahma

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Costa Rica Birds Diversity: Exploring the Avian Beauty

The birds of Costa Rica offer a fascinating glimpse into the incredible diversity and beauty of the country's avian population. [...]