Andrew Graham

Andrew Graham is pursuing a masters degree in Environmental Science and Natural Resource Journalism from the University of Montana. He enjoys being on a campus full of top-notch researchers, with a backyard full of mountains. Hs interests are in energy issues and reporting from abroad as much as he can. Lately he's been focused on publishing his graduate school work, and outside of journalism posts travel writing on his blog - Snapshots.

The volcanoes of Costa Rica’s lauded national park system have helped make it a tourism favorite for generations. But three bills before the national legislature offer a reminder that volcanoes also make the parks attractive for another use: drilling for geothermal power. Demand for electricity has been rising in Costa Rica for decades, and proponents…