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7-day Costa Rica Leatherback Turtle Volunteer Trip

Leatherback turtle volunteer trip

EcoTeach has partnered with SEE Turtles to offer the Costa Rica Leatherback Sea Turtle Trip. Spend four nights patrolling beaches for nesting sea turtles at a turtle conservation project on the Caribbean Coast. Participate in population studies, collect eggs, tag turtles and relocate eggs to a safe hatchery.

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Trip Details

  • Where:
    Costa Rica
  • Trip Length:
    7 days / 6 nights
  • Available Trip Dates:
    May 5-11, 2018 / June 11-17, 2018

Explore Costa Rica’s Watersheds

2018 K-12 Professional Development

During the 2018 Costa Rica Watershed Professional Development Course, K-12 educators will have the unique opportunity to explore the complex and delicate balance between the tropical rainforest and the springs, streams, and rivers that sustain it! You'll also conduct research at Veragua Rainforest Park and help protect sea turtles at a Caribbean sea turtle conservation project.

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Trip Details

  • Where:
    Costa Rica
  • Available Trip Dates:
    July 13-20, 2018

8-day Costa Rica Green Sea Turtle Volunteer Trip

Volunteer with Green Sea Turtles

EcoTeach has partnered with SEE Turtles to offer the Green Sea Turtle Volunteer trip to Costa Rica. Help biologists monitor green and hawksbill turtles by boat on the Osa Peninsula, measure and tag turtles before releasing back into the water, participate in mangrove reforestation, hike in the rainforest, visit the on-site turtle rescue center and tour a chocolate farm.


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Trip Details

  • Where:
    Costa Rica
  • When:
    Sign up for the trip date below or form a group & pick your own dates
  • Trip Length:
    8 days/ 7 nights
  • Available Trip Dates:
    July 16-23, 2017

Educator Academy in the Amazon Rainforest

Professional Development Expedition for K-12 Educators

K-16 Educators are you ready for a life changing adventure?

Join us in the Amazon for an experience that will feed your soul, expand your professional toolkit for inquiry based science, anchor your global perspective, and change your definition of professional development. Specialized programming for elementary, middle school, high school and university level educators. PD Hours, Grad Credit, and Scholarships Available!

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Trip Details

  • Where:
    Peru
  • When:
    July 1-11, 2018
  • Trip Length:
    11 day / 10 night