Costa Rica's incredible biodiversity is threatened by deforestation and monocultures. Father-son duo Leo and Stefan Pröstler are fighting back, however. Their aim is to replant forests with money from small investors.
The UN World Tourism Organization likes to cite this Central American country between the Caribbean and the Pacific as a good example of sustainable tourism. Is that justified? DW reporter Lukas Stege investigates.
Costa Rica is a frontrunner when it comes to nature conservation but finding the cash to keep its status isn't easy. Conservationists, lawmakers and NGOs are searching for solutions.
Even in Costa Rica, a country famed for its innovative environmental policies, animals find it difficult to get around. A network of new wildlife corridors should make migration easier.
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