About Sea Turtle & Bird Combo Adventure
Tortuguero, "The Land of the Turtle" also has an array of exotic birds. The Sea Turtle and Bird Combo Adventure gives you the best of both worlds. You will get face to face with sea turtles as well as be able to handle neotropical birds in Tortuguero National Park. This experience is one you definitely want to be a part of!
What will I be doing on my Sea Turtle and Bird Combo Adventure?
You will assist STC's sea turtle biologists on the nightly beach patrols to tag and measure turtles, count eggs, mark nests, record data. In addition, you will be trained to conduct morning nest surveys, track surveys and nest inventories. You will also be trained and assist researchers with mist-net capture stations, area search bird censuses and migration counts. Participants will learn to identify the local resident and migrant birds, and the basics of bird handling and data collection.
You will also get ample free time for relaxing back at the station or doing more exploring throughout the town!
When is Turtle and Bird Combo Seasons?
Leatherback & Bird (March - June)
How can I join this adventure?
To ensure your place: