Costa Rica

Ecological Field Trip

January 11 - 20, 2019

A Study of Climate Change and Sustainability











CHM202 Chemistry and Society with Costa Rica Trip

        Satisfies 3 Credits of Science ADR III

        GenNext Constellations

o   Environmental Sustainability

o   Globalization


Total Fixed Costs: $1,850

Fixed costs include flight, hotels, all tours & guides, insurance, and in-country transportation.

Additional costs will be approximately $400 for meals and airport departure tax.

Laboratory Experiences

Laboratory Report Format


YCP International Travel Release Form

Frequently Asked Questions




January 11, 12: Linda Vista Del Norte Mountain Lodge

January 13, 14, & 15: Hotel El Bosque

January 16, 17, 18, & 19: Hotel Amor de Mar


Field Sites

Arenal Volcano National Park

Tabacon Hot Springs and Buffet

Butterfly Conservatory

Monteverde Biological Cloud Forest Preserve

Curi Cancha Night Tour

Selvatura Park: Canopy Tour and Tree Top Walkways

Sustainable Agriculture: El Trapiche Coffee, Sugar, Cocoa

Cabo Blanco Nature Reserve