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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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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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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-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Sea Turtle Research Assistant

Sea Turtle Research Assistant

Research assistants are responsible for assisting the coordinator in all aspects of running the project, and will gain hands-on experience working with sea turtles.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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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
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
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Wildlife Biology Internship

Wildlife Biology Internship

Our non-profit organization is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of local wildlife, and the reintroduction of locally extinct species.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Wildlife Rehabilitation Volunteer

Wildlife Rehabilitation Volunteer

Volunteer tasks at our wildlife rescue centre include animal husbandry, diet preparation, enclosure maintenance and educational work.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
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Volunteer At Wildlife Rescue Center

Volunteer At Wildlife Rescue Center

If you choose to contribute as a volunteer at our wildlife rescue center, you will have a special experience, gaining an in-depth understanding of our mission.

  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • 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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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-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
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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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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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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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