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Costa Rica May-September 2012

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Costa Rica May-September 2012 Travel Journals View All 5 Journal Entries

  • Project Overview

    Travel Journal from Costa Rica Santa Rosa National Park, Costa Rica | Wed Jun 13, 2012

    The Olive Ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) and the Pacific black turtle (Chelonia mydas agassizii) are two sea turtles that nest at the beaches of Nancite and Naranjo which are located in Santa Rosa National park on the Northern Pacific coast of Costa Rica. In 1971, Santa Rosa National Park was created to help protect turtle nests from human activities such as egg poaching and construction. Through these measures, the park adminstration has implemented a management …

    LIsa_Rhyner
    Nancite Sea Turtle Monitoring Program

  • Volunteer Assignment

    Travel Journal from United States Minnesota, United States | Mon Jun 04, 2012

    Yesterday I got my volunteering assignment. I got assigned to work with the Sea Turtles!! This was my first choice and I am so happy I got it! I am really hoping we get to see some turtles hatch.  I also can't wait to meet everyone who is going to Costa Rica with me! only little over a month til we go! 

    mplsrunner
    Costa Rica July 20

  • Spanish School

    Travel Journal from Costa Rica Heredia, Costa Rica | Tue May 29, 2012

    Hey everyone! Yesterday we started spanish classes. The group got devided up into levels and put into class of maybe 4 students per teacher. From what ive heard none of the teachers speak english, so class is like pictinary if you dont understand what the teacher is saying. Its been intersting, but tough none the less. Class begins at 8:30am (10:30 MI time) and ends at 12:30 (2:30 MI time). After …

    jonesd83
    Arrival into COSTA RICA

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