Costa Rica

The Home of Rainforests and Bananas

Rainforest and Bananas

Rainforests: Costa Rica has many Rainforests, it covers 60% of the whole country. The population is starting to grow and this means there needs to be more land so companies are cutting down the rainforests. Eachh of the rainforest have over 1100 species of animals in which 860 of the are birds.

Bananas: About 50% of Costa Rica's exports are based on Bananas. Costa Rica exports over 7.8 million tonnes of bananas a year. People in Costa Rica very much have bananas for every meal since most people have a banana farm.

Things To Do in Costa Rica


  • Poas Volcan
  • National Theatre of Costa Rica
  • Corcovado National Park
  • Costa Ballena
  • Tree of Life
  • Rincon de la Vieja


Geographic Information

Location: 9.9247 degrees north, 84.0780 degrees west

Climate: 17-33 degrees celsius

To Get There: Plane/Boat

Interaction: Humans cut down rainforest for houses, malls, factories etc.

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