• Costa Rica Opens! What About the Birding?

    29 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Back in March, back when the world realized that a pandemic was happening and that it was spreading with tenacious unconscious determination, Costa Rica closed its borders. The abrupt move helped slow the number of cases for some time, helped give the country's health system a chance at staying ahead of being overwhelmed but it couldn't keep the virus at bay forever. Nevertheless, given the vital role that tourism plays in the local economy, Costa Rica stuck with plans to slowly reopen. At first, the nation only opened to countries in Europe and Canada. This was eventually followed by...
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