Students travel to two Costa Rican locations to work with researchers studying 1) sea turtle species abundance & distribution, genetics, feeding grounds, and nesting areas and 2) ray species abundance & distribution, genetics, reproduction. For the final 3 days students stay with Costa Rican families while conducting research during the days.  Includes airfare from a major US city, lodging, food, Costa Rica in-country transportation, off-site activities and research program tuition.


2020 January Turtle & Ray Program: Registration Fee (Total Cost $2200)

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  • If you would like to mail a check, please complete this registration by clicking the orange "Add to Cart" and later the orange "Checkout" button. When you reach the payment stage, there will be an option to select "Manual Payment". Please indicate student name and school in memo field.

  • Once a group has achieved minimum group size and the application fee and commitment deposits are paid, these funds are not refundable. Third party travel cancellation is strongly recommended (e.g. World Nomads, Allianz Global Assistance).

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