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Volunteer Abroad Projects in Costa Rica

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

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Wildlife Sanctuary Volunteer Coordinator

Wildlife Sanctuary Volunteer Coordinator

We operate a dynamic volunteer program and runs a rolling application for volunteer coordinator throughout the year.

  • Bus Station
    Pickup
  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
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Research Supervisor Fellowship

Research Supervisor Fellowship

We seek a full-time fellow to administer and oversee research projects at our Biological Station, located next to the Caribbean Sea within a wildlife refuge.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
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Research Assistants for Turtle Program

Research Assistants for Turtle Program

We seek volunteer research assistants year round for our program on the Pacific coast of the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Wildlife Veterinarian or Vet Tech

Wildlife Veterinarian or Vet Tech

Your duties include caring for all in-patients; cleaning, medicating, observing patients, feeding patients, preparing their food.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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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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Animal Husbandry Internship

Animal Husbandry Internship

The prime responsibilities of the Animal Husbandry Intern are to ensure the animals are fed and cared for and enclosures are clean.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
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Volunteer at a Small Hotel

Volunteer at a Small Hotel

Our small hotel is seeking a volunteer to help with various tasks such as checking-in guests and preparing breakfast in the mornings.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Spanish
    Classes
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Call for Volunteers - 2020-2021 Field Season

Call for Volunteers - 2020-2021 Field Season

Volunteers conduct nightly patrols in search of nesting turtles, assist with data collection and monitoring of nests, and more.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Butterfly & Botanical Gardens

Butterfly & Botanical Gardens

Volunteers get involved in gardening and butterfly related work plus environmental education. Spend time with us in the jungle and beach.

  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Biological Station Volunteer

Biological Station Volunteer

Volunteers will learn much about the function of a biological research station while working alongside Costa Ricans and other volunteers.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Conservation Volunteer

Conservation Volunteer

You can make a difference in the lives of endangered Scarlet and Great Green Macaws by volunteering at our breeding and release centre.

  • Bus Station
    Pickup
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Help Street Dogs & Cats in Cloud Forest

Help Street Dogs & Cats in Cloud Forest

Our vegetarian/vegan non-profit, no-kill charitable organization seeks volunteers to help take care of our dogs and cats.

  • Airport
    Pickup
  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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