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Ecology Project International (EPI) empowers the world's youth to take an active role in conservation while increasing ecological literacy.

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Dive into an EPI course with us - you'll find a world that needs your involvement.

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The majority of EPI students live adjacent to our project sites.

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Started by a teacher and a scientist with Costa Rican students in 2000, EPI has grown into an award-winning educational powerhouse empowering the next generation to understand and protect some of our planet's most unique ecosystems.

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Jeff Corwin Joins EPI on Course

This summer, Jeff Corwin and the crew of Ocean Mysteries joined EPI Costa Rica on course to learn all about the endangered leatherback sea turtle. See the full episode now! Learn More

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Our field season is right around the corner, but we still have space for teachers and student groups - get in touch today. Learn More