Re: NANFA-L-- coasta rica

Subject: Re: NANFA-L-- coasta rica
Date: Mon Nov 15 2004 - 10:09:46 CST

Re whether Costa Rica is in NANFA territory: North America includes all of Central America S. to the Isthmus of Panama. I understand NANFA to be interested in all N.A. native fishes and their habitats. Fact is, I keep noticing that many who post on the list are very interested in non-native fishes for that matter.


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----- Original Message -----
Date: Monday, November 15, 2004 9:49 am
Subject: Re: NANFA-L-- coasta rica

> dustin...
> i cant think of any better list clutter than a fun and interesting
> adventure
> shared.
> chris s would have to say if coast rica is south of the nanfa
> border. he had
> me draw it on the last shirt represented w/ a dashed line... i
> think coasta
> rica is a bit further south. but who cares. :) they are plenty
> close enough
> to talk fish and i wish i had been there.
> next time maybe i will get invited!
> parakeets... hum i thought they were from austrailia. relics must
> be
> established there.
> did any of you take photos?
> did anyone get sick? how was the food? were the locals interesting
> and
> interested?
> caimans? heck ranger bob picks them up with dipnets along the
> roads up near
> kingsport tn. seems like just a couple weeks ago he found one.
> still tho i
> would not wade w/ em. how big can a caiman get?
> snorkel any fresh water? im sure the ocean was beautiful snorkeling.
> any volcanos?
> did you research about the geography, culture and critters before
> you went?
> was english spoken?
> if coasta rica in in the nanfa range a story would go great in an ac.
> more details and pics please.
> :)
> casper

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: Fri Dec 31 2004 - 12:42:49 CST