Minor Cooper Keith - Wikipedia
For decades both tourism and gold mining have flourished in the paradise called Corcovado National Park. People swarm from around the globe to drink smoothies, commune with dolphins, pan for gold, and pop dynamite. . Back in the 1950s Costa Rican gold miners were mostly just foreign criminals that had swarmed in to suck the gold from the .Instead of originating in Costa Rican soil, much of the gold had been traded in from as far as South America. But there were some areas of the country that did hold impressive gold deposits. One such place was the Osa Peninsula on the southern Pacific Coast. These gold nuggets, found in the Osa, are some of the largest ever discovered in Costa .