Showing posts with label Costa Rica. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Costa Rica. Show all posts

Friday, October 06, 2017

Tropical Storm Nate kills 22 in Central America, as it heads for the US

Tropical Storm Nate
Tropical Storm Nate has killed at least 22 people in Central America as it pummelled the region with heavy rain while heading for the US Gulf Coast where it could strike as a hurricane this weekend.

Friday, November 25, 2016

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano leaves capital covered in ash

A volcanic eruption in central Costa Rica spewed ash nearly 10,000 feet in the air, covering parts of the country's capital city.

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Costa Rica downgrades alert after toxic chemical spill

Costa Rica's National Emergencies Commission (CNE) downgraded a public alert from "red" to "yellow" on Sunday after a capsized barge had spilled 180 tons of ammonium nitrate off the Pacific coast of the Central American country.

Sunday, May 03, 2015

Costa Rica issues alert over ammonium nitrate spill. The CNE has also posted photos online showing floating dead fish

Costa Rica has issued an emergency alert after a ship carrying 180 tonnes of ammonium nitrate sunk off the country's Pacific coast, releasing the massive amount of toxic cargo into the ocean.

EL News