Key Largo Hotels Offer Pilot Whale Rehab Volunteers Special Rates

downloadKEY LARGO, Florida Keys – Several Key Largo hotels are offering reduced-rate accommodations for visitors who want to join round-the-clock efforts to rehabilitate three surviving pilot whales convalescing at the Florida Keys–based Marine Mammal Conservancy.

The “voluntourism” initiative is being aided with specially priced $69 (plus tax) per night rooms for visitors who sign up as volunteers.

When the traveler completes at least one four-hour shift, MMC representatives will award the traveler a voucher. The voucher is good for … Read the rest