Volunteer with Reserva Playa Tortuga

Reserva Playa Tortuga

Ojochal de Osa, Costa Rica, Central America

Reserva Playa Tortuga is a non-profit biological research and education center formed in 2009 by community members (“citizen scientists”) and Costa Rican scientists.

RPT aims to contribute to the fields of biological research and science based conservation management as well as fomenting a culture of environmental conservation in the areas influenced by the National Wetlands of the Terraba-Sierpe basin.

Our Activities

What We Need

Assistant in the field for the different research projects of the Reserve , as Sea Turtles nesting monitoring , Crocs and Caimans population study, mammals camera trapping and education.

Needed the all year. Sea Turtle Season runs from July to December.
There is a minimum stay of two weeks

Important Info

Suitable For


Minimum Stay

Any period of time

Staff Size

Up to 5 people


The cost of volunteering is $300 per week , that includes room and food expenses.



Your Contact Person

oscar brenes
ojochal de osa, Ojochal de Osa, Costa Rica.
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