Gray Whale and Sea Turtle Conservation Adventure
Experience the wonder of the gray whales, on this 5-day expedition in scenic Magdalena Bay on the Pacific coast of the Baja California peninsula where they come to mate and give birth to their calves before returning north towards the Bering Sea. You will also take part in a sea turtle conservation project recognized around the world as a model for community based conservation. From your secluded base camp on a tiny shell island, learn about the importance of the green sea turtle's survival and the role local fishermen play in the species' recovery, before heading out in pangas to capture and release turtles after recording vital data.
- Program ID: #2513
- Location: Bahia Magdalena Bahia MagdalenaMexico24° 40' 42.1464" N, 112° 0' 59.7672" WMX
Assist Special Needs kids with Horse and Art Therapy in Mexico
Travel to the lively resort town of Playa del Carmen, Mexico, situated on the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea, and spend time assisting a unique program designed for special needs children. You will be assisting children and young people with special needs with their different therapies and activities, learning about horse therapy, as well as music and physical therapy. Participating on this project, you will play a key role by helping empower children with special needs.
Assist with Veterinary Care in Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Travel to Mexico, support Vet care efforts, and live in the resort town of Playa del Carmen. You will provide important assistance to local veterinarians in the neutering and spaying of cats and dogs, and raising awareness on pet care practices. This program provides you with an opportunity to provide hands-on assistance in a range of different scenarios – in daily neutering and spaying surgeries, and assisting in the animals’ recovery; supporting animal welfare awareness and humanitarian treatment in hotels and local communities; helping out in different fundraising activities; or increasing awareness on population control in disadvantaged communities.
Sea Turtle Conservation in Manzanillo, Mexico
Have you always dreamt of saving an endangered species and had the opportunity to do so? Volunteer at this Sea Turtle Project in Mexico, and make your dream come true by working in a long-standing project that has been conserving sea turtles for over 2 decades. Located on the Pacific Coast of Mexico on the beaches of Colima region, the project began approximately 24 years ago.
Mexico Marine Conservation Expedition
Learn to scuba dive in the Caribbean while conserving coral reef and resident marine life. You will immerse yourself in an idyllic paradise, with an extraordinary chance to experience a different culture, amazing food and way of life. You will learn about the Meso-American reef and how to identify the species it supports. You will participate in monitoring dives, and explore different sites along the coast. You will be introduced to resident the mega-fauna, including dolphins.
- Program ID: #2442
- Location: Yucatan Peninsula CancunMexico20° 47' 49.9236" N, 86° 58' 43.536" WMX