The arrival of turtles Wildlife Refuge Ostional, Guanacaste, became the perfect image with the Costa Rican photographer Sergio Pucci managed to become one of the finalists of Photographer of the Year Wildlife (Young Wildlife Photographer Of The Year) in the category of Amphibians and Reptiles.
The Legislature declared the manatee (Trichechus manatus) national symbol of the marine fauna of Costa Rica.
In Costa Rica, these animals live in the brackish waters of Barra del Colorado and Tortuguero joint, where they feed on plants growing on the banks. Although its habitat is in protected areas, manatees are not without threats.
Popular traditions play a very important role in any destination. The values , beliefs, customs, ways of life create the identity of a community. In Costa Rica feelings for peace, democracy, good relations are inherited elements and very highly valued.
They also emphasize respect for the land, rural life, and customs of the people as the patron saint celebrations, processions and religious devotions. It should also highlight masquerades or parades, fairs fruits and vegetables, etc. . Held throughout the year in various parts of the country.