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Costa Rica

PLNU Costa Rica Biology SU13

Term To Study: Summer 2013
Application Deadline: May 03, 2013
Program Starts: May 06, 2013
Program Ends: May 17, 2013
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Fee: $2,700
Host Website: http://qerc.org/
Contact Name: Dr. David Cummings
Contact Email: davidcummings@pointloma.edu
What is Included: SP13 course fee
housing
meals
flight
Program Description

Every two years PLNU students and faculty embark on a journey to explore the people, culture, and ecosystems of Costa Rica. In Neotropical Ecology, students spend a quad at PLNU learning about Costa Rican conservation efforts, wildlife, and plant communities. Then they visit both the cloud and rainforest biomes to experience the wonder in person. On this trip students will see tropical wildlife like capuchin monkeys, scarlet macaws, and poison dart frogs. They will hike isolated cloud and rainforest trails. And they will encounter the wonderful people of Costa Rica who have preserved this natural treasure for all to enjoy. Come join us for an educational adventure unlike any other in Costa Rica!

Quick Facts

Population: 4636348
Capital: San Jose
Per-capita GDP: $ 12100
Size: 51100 km2
Time Zone: (GMT - 06:00 hours) Central Time (US & Canada)

US State Department

Travel Warning: NO

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