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Help us count the turtles and water the trees!

Vanessa Bezy, TortuGuiones Director, writes: TortuGuiones is now offering private volunteer information sessions for a $30 per person donation to the project. In the session, which lasts from 30 minutes to an hour, you’ll find out about sea turtle biology, the Ostional Wildlife Refuge, and TortuGuiones' turtle conservation project. You'll [...]

February 3, 2017|Life’s a Beach|

Will Zoning Preserve Nosara?

We cherish Nosara as a unique environment with pristine beaches, plentiful green space, and beautiful rivers. Tourists continue to discover this enchanting spot, businesses to accommodate them continue to follow, and for the moment everyone prospers. New hotels, houses, and restaurants appear every season. But concerns about the relationship of [...]

December 30, 2016|Life’s a Beach|

Other Beaches, Other Trees

This month we widen our focus to consider what’s happening with turtles and trees on other Costa Rican beaches. News from TortuGuiones and BarriGuiones will be back next month. Leatherback Turtle. Photo by Steve Garvie The Leatherback Trust is an international non-profit conservation organization that protects leatherback turtles and other [...]

December 2, 2016|Life’s a Beach|