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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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Wildlife Biology Internship

Wildlife Biology Internship

Our non-profit organization is looking for Wildlife Biology or Conservation Education interns that can make a 12-week long commitment.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Conservation Volunteer - Macaws in Costa Rica

Conservation Volunteer - Macaws in Costa Rica

Applicants will be caretakers at our Macaw Breeding Center during the non-breeding season.

  • Free
    Lodging
  • In-country
    Transport
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Tropical Bird Monitoring Intern

Tropical Bird Monitoring Intern

Our nature reserve is looking for research interns to conduct bird point count and walking surveys for our ongoing bird monitoring study.

  • Bus Station
    Pickup
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Monitoring Wild Macaws in Costa Rica

Monitoring Wild Macaws in Costa Rica

We are always looking to collaborate with anyone with a passion for conservation and biology.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • 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
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Wildlife Sanctuary Volunteer Coordinator Assistant

Wildlife Sanctuary Volunteer Coordinator Assistant

Candidates are not required to have an animal related degree, but basic knowledge of animal upkeep is necessary.

  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Great Green Macaw and Scarlet Macaw Internship

Great Green Macaw and Scarlet Macaw Internship

This internship program helps recent graduates get the hands-on experience needed to pursue a successful career.

  • Free
    Lodging
  • In-country
    Transport
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Sloth Research Technician

Sloth Research Technician

Duties include behavioral monitoring at night in the rainforest, VHF radio telemetry, and preparing food/collecting wild food items for sloths.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
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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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Help Us Rescuing Dogs and Cats

Help Us Rescuing Dogs and Cats

Our dog and cat rescue project located in a remote mountain village in Costa Rica is looking for short term and long term volunteers.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Classroom Assistant

Classroom Assistant

We are seeking dedicated, innovative, energetic volunteers to participate in our homestay/volunteer program. We are located on less than a half kilometre from pristine beaches.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • In-country
    Transport
  • Internet
    Access
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Farmhand Volunteer

Farmhand Volunteer

We are looking for self-initiated people who are passionate about community-based environmentalism, social justice, sustainability, and education.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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