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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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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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Wildlife Rehabilitation Volunteer

Wildlife Rehabilitation Volunteer

Tasks at our rescue centre include feeding and enclosure maintenance for the animals, gardening and grounds maintenance.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
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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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Ecolodge Volunteers

Ecolodge Volunteers

Our ecolodge volunteers help out on the farm and with various jobs such as client service and gardening. We are located next to the world famous Corcovado National Park.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Wildlife Nursery Assistant Internship

Wildlife Nursery Assistant Internship

The intern has the opportunity to participate in various activities including health checks and enriching enclosures.

  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Volunteer at an Animal Rescue Center

Volunteer at an Animal Rescue Center

Our wildlife rescue invites volunteers to join us in our important work rescuing and caring for Costa Rican wildlife.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Sloth Technician

Sloth Technician

We are looking for an active, passionate individual to help us elevate both our sloth release and research programs. Get involved in the preservation of sloths.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
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Voluntary Work at Animal Rescue Centre

Voluntary Work at Animal Rescue Centre

An opportunity to collaborate with the objectives of the rescue centre and get involved in the conservation of wildlife.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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