Wayqecha Cloud Forest Research Station

Amazon Conservation Association
Dr Nigel Pitman
Puerto Maldonado
Phone: 54-82-573 237
Int'l Phone: 202-234 2356
Western Hemisphere: Peru: Cuzco

Host Inst.: Amazon Conservation Assn

Dates: Yr-round, flexible dates

Subject: Biodiversity, Biology, Botany, Conservation, Ecology and environmental studies, Entomology, Geology, Hiking and trekking, Ornithology, Parks management, Peruvian studies, Quechua or Quichua language, Spanish language, Sustainable development, Zoology

Level: Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Grads, Adults, Teachers, Professionals
Age Min: 18

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Grad Credit: Avail
Document Awarded: certificate

Overall Program Costs: $400 per wk for first 2 wks, $250 each addtl wk
Cost Include: all meals, fees, housing included, tuition
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Under $1,000 incl intl travel

Instruction Language: English, Spanish
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Lab, Lang study, Practical training, Volunteer svc
Students: intl

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm

Deadline: Rolling admissions

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 2006
Activities: cultural events activity, field trips activity, pgm travel activity
Financial Aid: scholarships
May Contact Former Participant