Hawksbill Sea Turtle Conservation in Nicaragua
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Hawksbill Sea Turtle Conservation in Nicaragua


  • Animal Welfare
  • Biological Research
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Eco-tourism
  • Environment
  • Marine Conservation
  • Wildlife

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Age Requirement Varies

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families and Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

- Pre-departure orientation and information package.
- Welcome meeting and arrival orientation at the project office.
- Three full meals a day
- Accommodation
- In-country orientation and training course on sea turtles by long term experienced staff
- In-country team & 24 hour emergency support
- Registration fee

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays
  • Dormitory
  • Guest House

Language Skills Required

  • English
  • Spanish

Experience Required



- Physically in good condition
- Minimum age of 18
- Travel & Medical insurance
- Being able to work in remote areas under basic conditions
- Available to volunteer for at least 1 week
- Know some basic Spanish or English

Applicants are not required to have prior experience working with sea turtles. During the first days of your stay, you will receive a full training in biology of sea turtles and field methodology. We are looking for people who are self-motivated, conservation-minded, and who are able to get along well with others. A positive and hard-working attitude and a love for the outdoors are a must. Any health problem must be communicated before making the application.

Application Procedures

  • Written Application