Turrialba Volcano still spewing ash, incandescent rock
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Environment and Wildlife
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Turrialba Volcano still spewing ash, incandescent rock

L. Arias - October 31, 2015

The National University’s Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVSICORI) released images and video Friday of recent activity at Turrialba Volcano, which in the past week continued…

Massive landslides near Irazú’s summit could force relocation of telecommunications towers
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Environment and Wildlife
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Massive landslides near Irazú’s summit could force relocation of telecommunications towers

L. Arias - March 23, 2015

Scientific staff from the Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVSICORI) began a ground inspection Monday in an area near the Irazú Volcano where various landslides have collapsed the ground,…

Situation improving for communities near Costa Rica’s Turrialba Volcano, officials say
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Business
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Situation improving for communities near Costa Rica’s Turrialba Volcano, officials say

L. Arias - November 6, 2014

Costa Rica's Agriculture and Livestock Minister Luis Felipe Arauz confirmed Thursday morning that crops of carrots, cabbage, onions, cauliflower and potatoes grown north of the province of Cartago “have…

National Seismological Network to monitor Poás Volcano with four new cameras
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Environment and Wildlife
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National Seismological Network to monitor Poás Volcano with four new cameras

L. Arias - July 1, 2014

Volcanologists from the University of Costa Rica’s National Seismological Network (RSN) are installing two video cameras and two thermal cameras at Poás Volcano, one of the most active volcanoes…

Arenal: No lava, no cry
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Archive
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Arenal: No lava, no cry

Ashley Harrell - February 17, 2012

LA FORTUNA, Alajuela – Over the last four decades, Arenal Volcano’s dramatic explosions and lava flows transformed the surrounding farmland in north-central Costa Rica into one of…