Experience the wild beauty of Costa Rica - where rugged rainforests, mist-shrouded volcanoes, and sandy beaches are home to 5% of Earth's species. Study climate change impacts firsthand as you explore sustainable conservation strategies.
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Explore the savannas of Kenya and learn about the environmental issues facing the charismatic species that live there - elephants, lions, rhinos, and so many more. Study wildlife ecology, natural resource management, and human-wildlife conflict.
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SFS students, faculty, and staff live and work together at our ten field Centers around the world. Locations range from deep in the heart of the Australian rainforest to the tropical coastline of Panama, and each Center offers its own distinct experience in the surrounding ecosystems. Regardless of where you go, you’ll become part of a community and discover a lifestyle unlike anything you’ve ever experienced.
Plus, not only are you heading into the field with a group of passionate environmentalists, but you’re joining a network of more than 18,000 alumni who are busy changing the world through careers in the private sector, government, academia, and environmental NGOs.