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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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Research Assistant for Green Turtle Program

Research Assistant for Green Turtle Program

We are looking for research assistants (RAs) for our green sea turtle monitoring program.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Stream Biomonitoring Program

Stream Biomonitoring Program

This is an outstanding opportunity to get involved in a stream biomonitoring program in the watersheds of one of the world's premier biodiversity 'Hot Spots'.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • In-country
    Transport
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Sea Turtle Research in Costa Rica

Sea Turtle Research in Costa Rica

Gain invaluable experience in biological field research, and learn new techniques relevant to the conservation, research, and management of endangered sea turtle populations.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • In-country
    Transport
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Research Assistants for Nesting Turtle Project

Research Assistants for Nesting Turtle Project

Research Assistants lead night patrols and oversee morning census, and provide training for incoming interns.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
  • Training
    Provided
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Sea Turtle Conservation Project Coordinators

Sea Turtle Conservation Project Coordinators

Project coordinators are responsible for coordinating all aspects of the day-to-day running of the sea turtle projects.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Flights
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
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Research Assistants for Sea Turtle Nesting Conservation Program

Research Assistants for Sea Turtle Nesting Conservation Program

Research assistants assist in all aspects of running the project, and will gain hands-on experience working with sea turtles.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Biological Station Volunteer

Biological Station Volunteer

Volunteers are hosted to assist with conservation and upkeep efforts, including: station upkeep and repairs, trail maintenance, and guest services.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Punta Mala-Playa Hermosa Sea Turtle Conservation Program

Punta Mala-Playa Hermosa Sea Turtle Conservation Program

Help protect nesting sea turtles and support the sustainable development of the local communities.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Sustainable Development and Climate Action

Sustainable Development and Climate Action

Help promote food independence, carbon sequestration and sustainable development through environmental education.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Volunteer at Animal Rescue Center

Volunteer at Animal Rescue Center

Our volunteers and interns are a very meaningful part of the rescue center, and their on-going contribution has a real impact on the animals lives.

  • Airport
    Pickup
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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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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Community Education Focused On Sustainability

Community Education Focused On Sustainability

We are looking for volunteers with interests in sustainability and the sharing of knowledge!

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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