Maderas Rainforest ConservancyMaderas Rainforest Conservancy

Location:  Nicaragua and Costa Rica

Maderas Rainforest Conversancy was established in 1993. They are proud caretakers of privately owned forested land. For over a decade they have dedicated their efforts to providing a safe place for scientists and future scientists to train by offering boarding, research facilities, and a variety college level field and research courses. The classes bring students into direct contact with the environment they are studying. They offer courses in various disciplines including Primate Behavior and Ecology, Rain Forest Ecology, Ornithology, Entomology, Herpetology, Inventorying, Biodiversity, Tropical Ethnobotany, and Art and Photography. Besides their field classes they are also available to host year round, independent researchers, independent groups (high school and college level), charity and medical missions, and private gatherings. Tropical forests remain in danger of extinction due to economic pressures. They are dedicated to protecting their existence by promoting conservation and education.

Maderas Rainforest Conservancy

P.O. Box 55-7519
Miami, FL  33255-7519

Phone:  305-666-9932
Fax:  305-666-7581
e-mail:  Info@maderasrfc.org

Website:  http://www.maderasrfc.org
Internship information: 
Testimonial:  Daniel Newhard
This internship is also listed under the following headings:  Biological Sciences