NEWS

Special Edition Newsletter Spring 2012
What is the Sargasso Sea?

SAVE A TURTLE

100 million years of turtles...

CONSERVATION

Current Projects and Progress
The ACP supports pioneering programs to protect and support marine and terrestrial elements...

EDUCATION

Academic and Professional Development
The ACP underwrites training initiatives that give US students the opportunity to complement ...



Academic and Professional Development

Internship Program for College Students

Training the Next Generation

The ACP underwrites training initiatives that give high school and college students from the US the opportunity to complement their academic training with conservation field work in their chosen area of concentration: marine conservation research, conservation animal husbandry, and conservation educational outreach. The ACP al so supports conservation management courses that attract scientists and policy makers from around the world. Click on the links below for more information.

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSES

The St. Johns University Course

The International Course on the Biology and Conservation of Sea Turtles

The ACP partners with universities, the BZS, and the BAMZ to host courses for university students and conservation professionals on conservation research and management.

THE ACP INTERNSHIP PROGRAM FOR AMERICAN COLLEGE STUDENTS

This eight-week ACP internship p rogram gives U.S. undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to take part in research and monitoring activities in a range of conservation research projects, to experience hands-on animal husbandry, or to participate in the delivery of classes and field trips focusing on conservation at the BAMZ.

Conservation Research

Animal Husbandry in the Aquarium and Zoo

Marine Operations

Collections and Quarantine

Education

INTERNSHIPS FOR HGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

The ACP has underwritten six-week internship experiences for students from 21 U.S. high schools at the BAMZ. For more information, please contact our Development office.