Between the Night and the Nest

Costa Rica Sea Turtle Research & Conservation Short Term Internship

Assist with marine conservation initiatives and gain practical experience working with several species of sea turtle in vibrant Costa Rican habitats.

Durations:  4 - 12 weeks

Program information

Jalova will be your home away from home, as you participate in one of GVI’s most unique internships, where you will not only work on a variety of projects related to general conservation and sea turtle research, but you will also gain a formal leadership qualification, as you lay the groundwork for practical solutions to protect the three main turtle species that nest in this area.

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Included in your program

Make the most of our unique programs with these exclusively curated local adventure and wellness experiences.

Learn to pick and husk a coconut

Visit the world's oldest sea turtle research group

Meditate on the beach at sunrise

Take a jungle nightwalk and frog watch

Canoe along jungle river canals at dawn

Stargaze and learn the northern constellations

Hike an extinct volcano, Cerro Tortuguero

Visit a sustainable chocolate farm

Connect with our alumni
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