Costa Rica Science Expedition
Are you ready for the Adventure of a lifetime?
Citizen Scientist Expedition. That’s right, real science with real scientists. And you get to participate. This is a non profit participation. Your fee literally pays for the science. World renowned marine biologists lead the expedition. Nightly seminars learning about the science we perform, the animals, the state of the species, etc. We will go to the Hammerhead mangrove nurseries, capture and tag the baby sharks. Catch tag & release turtles, sharks, rays, etc. Previous expeditions at this time of year have dived with Humpback whales. Educate the local population about the importance of eco tourism and protect turtle nesting sites. Very rewarding and not the norm kind of dive trip. This is extremely limited trip. 10 max divers 0 non divers.
For 10 days we live aboard the research vessel “Sharkwater” as seen in numerous Shark Week episodes.
10 nights’ accommodations aboard the “Sharkwater” research vessel.
All meals, snacks
Complimentary local beer and wines
Up to 3 dives a day.
Nitrox (Must be certified)
Conservation Program Seminars
Shark Ecology course.
Coral Key Escorts - Freddy & Ariece
Round Trip Airfare
Personal diving gear
Departure Tax (approx $25 cash at airport)
Diving insurance (DAN)
Trip insurance (DAN)