Tarpon in Costa Rica’s Pacifi

FECOP, a Costa Rica sport-fishing advocacy and conservation organization, has announced an unprecedented study to unlock secrets of Atlantic tarpon now living in the Pacific. From SportFishingMag.com ...

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Costa Rica Fishing Team FECOP Surpr

When FECOP sponsored three teams to compete in the first Pan-American Delegation bass tournament on Lake Okeechobee in Florida last week, it was akin to David meets Goliath. The Jamaican bobsled team participating in prior Winter Olympics is a ...

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Coastal Angler Magazine Costa Rica

On The Water with FECOP From Coastal Angler Magazine Costa Rica Edition FECOP Submits Criteria to License Greenstick Fishing in Costa Rica Greenstick or “palo verde” as it is known in Costa Rica is not a new art of fishing. It has be...

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Baseball Legend, All-Star Fisherman

Wade Boggs with a Costa Rican snook. (Todd Staley / The Tico Times I have never been inside a NFL locker room, but I can image what it sounds like. I sat in the restaurant area of Crocodile Bay Resort and listened to huge men who once ...

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Fishing as an Olympic Sport?

Fishing as an Olympic Sport? Recreational groups meet at Pan-American Delegation to discuss sport being added to Olympics and Pan-American Games By Devin Golden January 8, 2018 Could sport...

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Explaining The Costa Rica Tuna Decr

Costa Rica Fishing Conservation: Why is the Costa Rica Tuna Decree so Important? There is nothing like enjoying a fresh yellowfin tuna sushi, sashimi, or even a big fat juicy fresh tuna steak when your arms are almost too tired to lift the chopstick...

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Sport fishing in Costa Rica: where

Costa Rica Fishing Guide: Where to Go and What You'll Find Published by Todd Staley for the Tico Times January 8, 2018 Sailfish dancing on the Costa Rican Pacific. (Courtesy of Pat Ford) I remember years ago I would see a...

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Sustainable Fishing News: Green Sti

Green sticking or "palo verde" as it is known in Spanish is not a new form of fishing in Costa Rica. It has been used successfully for years in Japan and the United States in commercial and sport tuna fishing. The method allows anglers to target tuna...

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