Costa Rica

Ecological Field Trip

February 24 March 5, 2017

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: $1,750

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




February 24 & 25: Linda Vista Del Norte Mountain Lodge

February 26, 27, & 28: Hotel El Bosque

March 1, 2, 3, and 4: 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