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Discover the rainforests of Costa Rica and assist in the protection of the elusive and endangered Jaguar. Conduct surveys and set up remote cameras, gathering data for use in a long-term wildlife conservation effort along Central America’s Caribbean coast. Develop new skills and an in-depth understanding of the rainforest and its ecosystem on this unique tropical adventure.

Program Details

  • Program Type
    • Volunteering
  • Location
  • Program for an individual or for a group
    Individual
  • Program highlights
    • Seeing unique wildlife in marine and coastal rainforest environments including remote Caribbean beaches and tropical rainforest
    • Seeing endemic and protected species
    • Joining the research team to undertake research inside a protected area
    • Enjoying life at the research station

What's included in your experience

  • Housing
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • Meals
  • Assistance with Application Process
  • Global Competence Certificate
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Orientations during your time abroad
  • Re-entry Orientation
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Worldwide Presence
  • Airport Pick-up
  • Medical Insurance

What you are responsible for

  • Visa and Passport Fees
  • Vaccinations
  • Field Trips
  • Cultural Tours