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Macaw Conservation Volunteer - Costa Rica

Locations

Costa Rica: Guanacaste, Nicoya Peninsula, Samara

Program Duration

7-12 Months, 1-2 Years, Multiple Year, 9-12 Weeks, Summer, 5-8 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Term

Trimester, Spring Break, Throughout the year, Winter, Summer, Spring, Fall, May Term, Academic Year

Dates

3 or more months preferred

Qualifications

This program will suit well for highly motivated people with a population level mindset. We do not rescue or train birds, we do not pet them or use any other social interaction whilst providing the Macaws with all their daily needs. Preferred applicants have a background in Biology, Ecology or Veterinary or have significant volunteering/travelling experience.

Intern Types

  • Biology
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Studies
  • Forestry

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

$300

Cost Includes:

  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Conservation
  • Eco-tourism
  • Environment
  • Tree Planting
  • Wildlife

Age Range

>18 - in physical healthy and strong condition

This Program is open to

Kiwi, American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Worldwide and Asian Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Dormitory

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application