Los Amigos Biological Station

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

Host Inst.: Asociacion para la Conservacion de la Cuenca Amazonica

Dates: Sep-Dec, Jan-Jun, Jun-Aug; schedule is flexible

Subject: Applied sciences, Art, Biodiversity, Biology, Botany, Conservation, Deforestation, Ecology and environmental studies, Entomology, Gardens and gardening, Hiking and trekking, Peruvian studies, Research methods, Spanish language, 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: $30-$60 per night
Cost Include: all meals, books, excursions, 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: 2000
Orientation Location: abroad
Activities: excursions activity, field trips activity
Misc: LABS is the most active research ctenter in the Amazon & a great place for students interested in tr
Financial Aid: scholarships
May Contact Former Participant