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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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Sea Turtle Conservation and Community Development

Sea Turtle Conservation and Community Development

We provide opportunities to marginalized local people in conservation, and protect the beautiful local ecosystem.

  • Families
    Welcome
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Spanish
    Classes
  • 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
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
  • Training
    Provided
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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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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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Vegetarian & Vegan Culinary Internship

Vegetarian & Vegan Culinary Internship

Plant Based Residential Culinary Internship for students to learn the fine art of Vegetarian and Vegan Gourmet Cuisine.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
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Biology/Conservation Internship

Biology/Conservation Internship

We are looking for interns that can make a 12-week long commitment to our Wildlife Biology Internship or Conservation Education Internship.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • 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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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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Volunteer Coordinator

Volunteer Coordinator

The Volunteer Coordinator works with our staff to implement and develop our program and provide high standards of animal welfare.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
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Macaw Conservation Volunteer

Macaw 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.

  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Horseback Riding Volunteers

Horseback Riding Volunteers

The volunteer tasks range from the everyday care of horses to taking clients on riding tours along beaches and through the jungle.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Call for Volunteers - 2019-2020 Field Season

Call for Volunteers - 2019-2020 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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