Eco Adventure 2014

Costa Rica
--Join Omaha's Zoo & Aquarium and travel to the beautiful central valley and Caribbean coast of Costa Rica where you will spend several nights at a remote location assisting with a sea turtle project by patrolling the beach in search of nesting leatherbacks and hatchlings. Students will also explore local canals for wildlife, and visit a butterfly farm and local school.  At the end of the week, relax on a white sand beach before heading back towards the central valley and home.

Dates:     May 27-June 3 (Zoo camp)
              June 4-12, 2014 (Costa Rica)
Cost: $3,000 (includes: airfare, in-country transportation, lodging, food, guides, activities and entry fees)

This trip is open to students in 9th grade or older.

Note: This trip is currently full. If you would like to be considered in the case of openings, please call to have your name added to a wait-list.

Registrations due January 31, 2014 along with a $500 non-refundable deposit. A second payment of $1,500 is due March 15, 2014. Final payment of $1,000 is due May 1, 2014. The application form can be downloaded or mailed out by calling (402) 738-2092 or by emailing

This trip is non-refundable.