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Costa Rica

October 1 @ 12:57 am EDT

Costa Rica is home to a rich variety of plants and animals. While the country has only about 0.1% of the world’s landmass, it contains 5% of the world’s biodiversity. Around 25% of the country’s land area is in protected national parks and protected areas – the largest percentage of protected areas in the world. Over 840 species of birds have been identified in Costa Rica. Notable avian species include the resplendent quetzal, scarlet macaw, three-wattled bellbird, bare-necked umbrellabird, and the keel-billed toucan. Costa Rica is also a center of biological diversity for reptiles and amphibians, including the world’s fastest running lizard, the spiny-tailed iguana (Ctenosaura similis).

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Date:
October 1, 2022
Time:
12:57 am EDT

Venue

Costa Rica
Costa Rica + Google Map