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Tropical paleoglacial geoheritage inventory for geotourism management of Chirripó National Park, Costa Rica
Globally, most active tropical glacial landscapes are found at elevations above 4000 m. Nonetheless, the presence of paleoglacial landforms in low latitudes, especially those formed during the Last Glacial Maximum (LGM), ...
Geomorphological heritage inventory of Irazú Volcano, Costa Rica
Volcanoes are part of the natural environment, and the interactions with humans are inescapable. The geoheritage studies in tropical regions, specifically tropical volcanos, are scarce despite the uniqueness, scientific ...
State of the Art of Geodiversity, Geoconservation, and Geotourism in Costa Rica
Over the last decades, Costa Rica became established as a world-leading ecotourism destination due to its environmental policies and environmental awareness. The country is located in a dynamic region where the combination ...
Una Propuesta para la Valoración de Geoparques en Costa Rica
A proposal for the Geoparks Assessment in Costa Rica
El turismo se convirtió en uno de los sectores más importantes de la economía en Costa Rica desde finales de la década de 1980. Es a partir de la llegada masiva de turistas internacionales atraídos por la amplia oferta ...
Geomorphosites comparative analysis in Costa Rica and Cameroon volcanoes
Volcanic geoheritage is an emerging field with limited assessments and particular methodological approaches worldwide. The scarcity of volcanic geomorphosite evaluation is higher in tropical countries, particularly ...