Institute for Tropical Ecology & Conservation

Volunteering in Boca del Drago

Boca del Drago is home to a branch of the Institute for Tropical Ecology & Conservation, a nonprofit education, research and conservation organization. The field station here offers field ecology courses to undergraduate and graduate students, provides facilities for tropical researchers, operates marine conservation programs and engages in community development. A water taxi from the beach will cost US$5.

For more information on research, employment and volunteer opportunities at the station, contact ITEC via the website.