Amazon Environmental Sustainability Project

Greenheart Travel's environmental sustainability project in Peru offers an unforgettable experience to work closely with scientists and local experts studying animals in the Amazon Rainforest. During your volunteer opportunity, you will explore humans' impact on biodiversity, study crucial conservation issues and contribute to data that helps ensure these animal species remain protected in their native environment for future generations.

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What to Expect?

Volunteering Activities:

-Wildlife monitoring and capacity building program

-Mapping – using GPS to map the area and record areas of special interest

-Water purification – using local plants and biomass to filter and cleanse water

-Carbon initiative – offsetting greenhouse emissions through forest regeneration

-Reforestation – planting new forest to provide renewable commercial timber

-Education – educating local children in rainforest and sustainable development practices

-Field guide – producing an illustrated educational tool

-Jungle exploration – maintaining and expanding the trail system and exploring the area

  • Program ID: # 1993
  • duration:
    1 to 2 Weeks
    2 Weeks to 1 Month
    1 to 3 Months
  • location:
    Amazon
    Peru
    3° 42' 38.8152" S, 73° 11' 27.3048" W
    PE
  • Fitness level:
    Light Impact
    Moderately Fit
  • Closest Airport:
    Cusco (CUZ)
  • Costs From:
    $1500 to $3000
    Over $3000
  • Program Type:
    Environmental & Wildlife Programs
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