Blue Lagoon and Coral Reef Monitoring Volunteer & Internship Programme, Mauritius
Become a marine conservation volunteer on the island of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean and take part in a coral reef monitoringvolunteer programme. Volunteers will have the opportunity to carry out lagoon monitoring (coral reef and fish), beach cleaning, mangrove planting and monitoring and also working in local community projects on various environmental volunteer projects. Long term internship management positions available for 6 month durations.
A Primate Saving Photo Initiative
Photographers are needed to help document all the monkeys at this monkey sanctuary just outside Plettenburg Bay in South Africa. The sanctuary is open to the public and the monkeys in the sanctuary roam freely as they would in the wild. The aim of the project is that visitors leave with a greater understanding of the primates of the world and the threats they are facing. One of the main goals is to educate the public about the adverse effects of keeping primates and birds as pets, in terms of both physical and psychological health.
Marine Conservation Internship in Tanzania
The vivid, multi-hued coral reefs support a dazzling array of tropical reef fish and provide rich feeding grounds for turtles, rays and other marine creatures, whilst the deep blue offshore waters support sharks, dolphins and whale sharks, as well as vast shoals of cruising pelagics. Dive and snorkel to explore this pristine seascape and you'll discover and chart extensive areas of undamaged coral, find healthy populations of multicoloured fish, see turtles and marine mammals, and learn to recognise a huge diversity of inter-tidal animals from tiny hermit crabs to pastel-hued anemones.
Ocean Research and Marine Conservation Volunteer, South Africa
Work on dolphin and whale research projects and become a marine conservation volunteer on the beautiful coast of South Africa. Based in Plettenberg Bay, the aim of this project is to change the way people think and behave in their lives, to lead a more sustainable co-existence with the natural world. The long term goal is to establish a marine park. Our volunteers have the chance to assist with this goal by working on a variety of projects including: Marine eco-tourism Monitoring & Cleaning Campaigns Conservation Education Initiatives Collection and Rehabilitation of Turtles and Penguins Supervised Collection of Aquarium Species Fin Profiling & Spatial Distribution Programs Volunteers on this program have the chance to learn invaluable skills which can be taken away and used on other conservation initiatives.
Wildlife Awareness - South Africa
Travel to South Africa’s iconic bushveld and discover the Big 5 and more when you join this conservation awareness project in protected areas/ reserves of Limpopo and Mpumalanga. You will learn about the local ecosystems, how to identify animals and their behaviour as well as touch upon various topics from the local history and fascinating plant life of the area to astronomy for a well-rounded base of conservation knowledge.
- Program ID: #2519
- Location: KZNSouth Africa26° 54' 20.3796" S, 32° 32' 9.3084" EZA