web analytics
admin on January 16th, 2009

Through the grimy window of the San Jose- Puerto Viejo bus, I discerned by chance the sign for the OTS La Selva station as another passenger disembarked. I immediately hopped off the bus into the Caribbean lowland night and started up the road to the station. Night in the humid tropics is dark as subterranean velvet. [...]

Continue reading about The 2008 OTS La Selva Christmas Count

admin on January 8th, 2009

The upsides of living in a seismically active country are the hot springs and I suppose visiting active volcanoes. The downside is of course the possibility of having your house collapse onto your head or other nasty effects caused by an EARTHQUAKE. Costa Rica has more fault lines criss-crossing its territory than cracks in a broken sidewalk. At [...]

Continue reading about Earthquake January 8, 2009