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Winter Tours

Quito, ecuador

ecology & Environment
in ecuador: the Amazon & the galapagos

TENTATIVE DATES:
January 2 - 20, 2014

Application Fee

$100

APPROXIMATE PROGRAM FEE: $5,275

The Program Fee includes tuition and program expenses. Click on Program Fee for details.

International airfare and personal expenses are not included in the Program Fee and are the responsiblity of the participant.

Application Deadline

October 4, 2013

APPLY ONLINE TODAY!

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Eligibility

This program is open to all undergraduate and graduate students with a cumulative GPA of 2.25, including students who do not attend George Mason University.

Credits

Undergraduate

3 semester credits in Biology 440, Environmental Science and Public Policy 490, or New Century Learning 395

Seeking credit approval for Geography 333.

Graduate

3 semester credits in Biology 507 or Environmental Science and Public Policy 505

TYPE OF HOUSING: Hotels, Campgrounds, and Research Stations

HIGHLIGHTS: Tiputini Research Station in the Amazon Rainforest; canopy exploration in YasunĂ­ National Park (a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve); extinct and active volcanoes; Playa Ochoa, a beautiful powder-sand beach; the marine sanctuary, and Los TĂșneles.

CONTACT: Marie alice Arnold via email or by calling 703.993.2167 or toll free at 866.468.1243. The toll free number does not accept calls from the 703 area code.

Downloadable Documents itinerary [pdf]

Syllabus available upon request

RECOMMENDED PACKING LIST [doc]

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