Costa Rica Sea Turtle Rescue

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Turtles on the beach
Turtles on the beach


Save the sea turtles from extinction by helping the locals protect them and their environment as well! This volunteer vacation program is geared toward the nature-loving volunteer explorer and the majority of program tasks involve work with locals of Bandera Beach.

Join us in our fight to conserve and rescue this magnificent animal. Take a volunteer vacation with Globe Aware and help to preserve Olive Ridley Sea Turtle habitats in Playa Bandera, Parrita, and Puntarenas. You will be in one of the most unique environments, building an ecologically sustainable reforested habitat to give this wonderful animal a second chance. With a volunteer vacation, you can be a part of the solution and help change the fate of sea turtles.

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  • Latin dance classes.
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  • Bonfire at the beach.
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Globe Aware coordinates, organizes and leads volunteer vacations, service vacations, working holidays and service trips to two Peru locations (Andes & Cusco/Machu Picchu), Costa Rica, Thailand, Cuba, Nepal, Brazil, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, India,...