Humpback Whale Field Intensive in Puerto Rico, USA
The Marine and Coastal Ecology Research Center (MCERC) has posted two different programs for students interested in marine mammal science. These programs may serve as internships and are designed to be skill builders/resume builders.
Marine Mammal Field Techniques will have 3 week-long sessions
Thanksgiving week (in the USA)
January 2015, prior to spring semester classes (2 week-long sessions)
The Humpback Whale Field Intensive is running week-long sessions from January through April, 2016
Please Note: Puerto Rico is a commonwealth of the USA. Passports are not necessary for citizens of the USA, American currency is used, and most major US cell phone carriers will work without roaming charges. These programs are not considered "study abroad" by universities in the USA making it easier for travel.