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Volunteer Abroad Programs in Costa Rica

Nature conservation, wildlife, education, health, child care and community programs for college students, adults, couples, families and volunteers under 18. Volunteer abroad in Costa Rica.

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Sloth Husbandry & Field Technician

Sloth Husbandry & Field Technician

We are looking for an active, passionate individual interested in animal care work and sloth conservation, to support our sloth program.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
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Bird Banding Internships

Bird Banding Internships

We are looking for highly motivated and experienced bird banders and bander assistants, who can work at our three bird monitoring stations in Costa Rica.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Field Assistants for Monkey Project

Field Assistants for Monkey Project

We seek field assistants to work as part of our research program on social learning and behavioural ecology in wild capuchin monkeys.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Flights
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
  • Training
    Provided
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Volunteer at an Animal Rescue Center

Volunteer at an Animal Rescue Center

Our wildlife rescue invites volunteers to join us in our important work rescuing and caring for Costa Rican wildlife.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Volunteer at Surf Camp in Costa Rica

Volunteer at Surf Camp in Costa Rica

Volunteers help us with different tasks at the camp such as surf instruction, yoga instruction, photography, construction, and general camp upkeep.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
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Tropical Bird Monitoring Intern

Tropical Bird Monitoring Intern

Mountain cloud forest reserve looking for research interns to conduct point count and walking surveys for ongoing bird monitoring study.

  • Bus Station
    Pickup
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Sustainable Farm & Eco Lodge

Sustainable Farm & Eco Lodge

Our Volunteer Work Exchange Program is for 4 weeks, to work six days each week, for six hours a day in exchange for full room and board.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Natural Body Products

Natural Body Products

We are looking for volunteers to assist with the production of natural body products. We are within walking distance to the beach.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
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Kitchen Helper

Kitchen Helper

Come to the Osa Peninsula, and join our retreat family for 3 months helping us out in the kitchen. Free and we provide lodging and meals.

  • Bus Station
    Pickup
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • In-country
    Transport
  • Internet
    Access
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Gardener

Gardener

Come be a volunteer gardener at our Yoga Retreat and Spa. Spend 3 months on the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica. Live and work in tranquil surroundings.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • In-country
    Transport
  • Internet
    Access
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Vegan Farm & Animal Sanctuary

Vegan Farm & Animal Sanctuary

If you are interested in a vegan lifestyle, organic farming and love animals we would love to hear from you. There are many free-time activities such as hiking to the waterfalls and rafting.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Research Project for University Students

Research Project for University Students

We accommodate University students wishing to do a research internship with us in the Reserve.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
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