Pictures from beach, river and jungle in Costa Rica.
Beach near Cahuita on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica.
River in the jungle in Costa Rica.
With 26 national parks and several other protected areas that cover about a quarter of the land surface of the country, Costa Rica is home to a very rich variety of plants and animals. Its biodiversity is a major tourist attraction of the country. Costa Rica is home to more than 500,000 species, which represents nearly 4% of the total species estimated worldwide.
Costa Rica has also numerous beaches, both in the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, as well as several volcanoes that may be visited.
Costa Rica is famous for ecotourism.
Seeds of liana in the jungle of Costa Rica.
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find here more pictures of the wildlife photographer marie-france grenouillet, including splendid pictures from the fauna (insects, birds, batrachians, reptiles, mammals) and flora in costa rica and many other countries.