Study ecotourism in Costa Rica - S14! Info Session this Wed. at 3 p.m.


Contributed by Linda Heyne


Want to walk through a cloud forest canopy? Listen to howler monkeys and see sloths and exotic birds? Kayak in a mangrove forest? Volunteer for turtle conservation? Learn about sustainable ecotourism while traveling in Costa Rica? Take Ecotourism and Natural Resource Management and go to Costa Rica this Spring Break 2014!



 The Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies is pleased to announce...

RLS 27700 Ecotourism and Natural Resource Management G LA (2 cr.) 

Spring Break Trip to Costa Rica - March 8-16, 2014

Wed., Dec. 18
3-4 p.m. 
Center for Health Sciences 201

All activities led by certified Costa Rican guides trained in tropical biology. Students will need to attend two pre-trip and one post-trip class sessions at IC (arranged according to students’ schedules).

ESTIMATED COST:  $2,996 (based on an enrollment of 10 students; includes airfare, lodging, meals, guides, vans, park and activity fees, airport tax, and travel insurance)

To apply for this course through the Office of International Programs:

Trip pending final approval from the College.

For more information, contact Dr. Linda Heyne at 274-3050, or Smiddy 321B.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Linda Heyne at or (607) 274-3050. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.