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The goal of this project is to learn about Costa Rica's rich ecosystems and role human humans play in it. Volunteers will be educated about the natural environment and in-turn shares that knowledge with others. You will participate in important research that will help conservation efforts and bio-diversity knowledge sharing. This research will ideally prohibit future action of deforestation and destruction of these extremely valuable ecosystems.
There are no specific skills required to volunteer in the project. You should however be physically fit as the work can get physically demanding. If you understand Spanish, you'll be able to communicate with the locals and work more effectively; however, knowledge of Spanish is not a must. You can also take Spanish classes while volunteering.
There is a lot of scope to learn and contribute in the project. Volunteers will spend a lot of time on foot working in the forest and other areas and learning different conservation techniques. Your work can include:
During your free time, you can explore the country for its natural beauty and warm hospitality.
This project is located in San Jose. The climate is mild and stays around 70 degrees Fahrenheit year-round.