Costa Rica

Launched: 2021

Top 5 Members

Members

Coco Beach

Deep Blue Diving

Diving

active

Address:

Barrio la chorrera

Playas del coco

Contact info:

deepblue-diving.com

[email protected]

+506 2670 1004

Kraken Divers

Diving

active

Address:

Ocotal

Guanacaste

Contact info:

[email protected]

+506 8838 37 08

El Refugio Guanacaste

Diving+Snorkelling

active

Address:

Carillo

Sardinal

Contact info:

elrefugioguanacaste.com/diving/index.html

[email protected]

+506 88843161

Rich Coast Diving

Diving

active

Address:

Main St

Playas del coco

Contact info:

richcoastdiving.com

[email protected]

+506 8702 4574

Connect Ocean

Diving+Snorkelling

active

Address:

Sailing Center, Playa Potrero

Contact info:

connectocean.com

[email protected]

+506 85759418

Marea Alta Ocean Adventures

Diving+Snorkelling

active

Address:

Contact info:

mareaaltacostarica.com

[email protected]

8966 6640

Almaco

Diving+Snorkelling

active

Address:

Contact info:

almacodiving.com

[email protected]

+506 83551948

Scuba Caribe

Diving+Snorkelling

active

Address:

Hotel Riu, local 13

Contact info:

scubacaribe.com

[email protected]

+506-87117406

The Green Fins COSTA RICA Team 🇨🇷

Green Fins Costa Rica is the latest country to join the Green Fins network starting in November 2021. With support from IDB Lab under the Beyond Tourism programme, Green Fins is being implemented through SINAC (the National System of Conservation Areas under The Ministry of Environment and Energy (MINAE)) and Misión Tiburón being piloted in Guanacaste province, a major hub for scuba diving and snorkelling in Costa Rica.

Implementation Partners

Voices from the network

Green Fins serves as a tool for local communities to move towards a more sustainable use of their dive sites; so that they can maintain their scenic beauty and biological richness to provide livelihoods for many generations to come.
Mauricio Méndez Venegas
Technical Director of National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC)

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Bringing Green Fins to my home country, Costa Rica

In November 2021, Costa Rica joined the Green Fins network as an active location, alongside 13 other countries choosing to implement the Green Fins Code of Conduct. Costa Rica is the first country on the American continent to adopt Green Fins environmental standards to reduce the threats associated with diving and snorkelling on marine ecosystems. … Read more

Playas del Coco
News
Costa Rica First Country in Continental Americas to Implement Green Fins Environmental Standards

Helping the country to achieve the national biodiversity targets The Reef-World Foundation, the National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC) and Misión Tiburón are delighted to announce that Costa Rica has joined 13 other countries globally to implement the Green Fins initiative — a UN Environment Programme initiative. Costa Rica is the first country on the  … Read more

Beyond Tourism Challenge Win to Drive Global Conservation Impact
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Beyond Tourism Challenge Win to Drive Global Conservation Impact

IDB support to enable Green Fins Global Hub development and launch of Green Fins Costa Rica The Reef-World Foundation – the international coordinator of the UN Environment Programme’s Green Fins initiative – is thrilled to announce its Green Fins Global Hub proposal has been selected for project design under IDB Lab’s Beyond Tourism Challenge. This … Read more