Conservation Volunteering

TYPE OF VOLUNTEERING

Contribute to valuable research in some of the most ecologically fragile and diverse habitats on earth. Opportunities include reef and marine conservation, tracking leopards, researching the Amazon jungle and monitoring lemurs in Madagascar.

Amazon Conservation

Amazon Conservation

Peru

  • Work alongside scientific researchers to document the ecosystem to help conserve the rainforest
  • Study local wildlife including endangered Blue-headed macaw, jaguars and monkeys
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Duration: 2 – 12 weeks

Cost from: £1495 / $1915

Big 5 Conservation

Big 5 Conservation

South Africa

  • Join a team researching and tracking lion, elephant and rhino populations
  • Contribute to the conservation of a Big 5 game reserve in the heart of South Africa
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Duration: 2 – 10 weeks

Cost from: £995 / $1275

Caribbean Conservation

Caribbean Conservation

Belize

  • Join an award-winning conservation team, collecting data on native mammal, amphibian and bird species
  • These research findings are used to guide the management of these protected areas
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Duration: 1 – 12 weeks +

Cost from: £945 / $1210

Caribbean Reef Conservation

Caribbean Reef Conservation

Belize

  • Join an award-winning project and become part of an active research team
  • Learn to dive or develop current skills whilst carrying out surveys and data collection
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Duration: 1 – 12 weeks +

Cost from: £895 / $1145

Conservation

Conservation

Madagascar

  • Protect the endangered habitats of unique Madagascan species including lemurs
  • Help conserve the forest by supporting community initiatives and collecting data on local biodiversity
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Duration: 2 - 10 weeks

Cost from: £895 / $1145

Kruger Conservation

Kruger Conservation

South Africa

  • Experience amazing Big 5 encounters (lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard)
  • Receive bush craft training, learn key skills and contribute to important wildlife conservation research
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Duration: 2 - 10 weeks

Cost from: £995 / $1275

Marine Conservation

Marine Conservation

South Africa

  • Learn to dive or improve and contribute to whale shark, turtle and manta ray research
  • Join an active research team contributing to global conservation
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Duration: 2 - 10 weeks

Cost from: £1195 / $1530

Marine Conservation

Marine Conservation

Thailand

  • Contribute to the research, protection and restoration of reefs in Koh Tao
  • Open to all dive levels and experience, conservation certificates included
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Duration: 1 – 12 weeks +

Cost from: £795 / $1020

Making a difference in conservation

  • 20% of the world’s coral reefs have been effectively destroyed and show no immediate prospects of recovery (WWF)

  • Around the world our volunteers helped conserve 115,919 acres of land last year!

  • “We know about the challenges and solutions facing the Amazon, and volunteers are vital in helping us to make our dream a reality; a sustainable Amazon for everyone.” Amazon conservation project, Peru

  • “As well as being essential for data collection, volunteers are future conservationists who are being exposed to the wonders of the underwater world and raising awareness on marine conservation.” Marine Conservation project, South Africa

Conservation volunteering frog in Amazon

Conservation volunteering frog in Amazon

Conservation volunteering hornbill on tree

Conservation volunteering hornbill on tree

Conservation volunteering marine conservation survey

Conservation volunteering marine conservation survey

Conservation volunteering fieldwork in Africa

Conservation volunteering fieldwork in Africa

Conservation volunteering research

Conservation volunteering research

Conservation volunteering monkey

Conservation volunteering monkey

Conservation volunteering turtle

Conservation volunteering turtle

Conservation volunteering clownfish

Conservation volunteering clownfish

Conservation volunteering big cat

Conservation volunteering big cat

Conservation volunteering sample research

Conservation volunteering sample research

Conservation volunteering research in amazon

Conservation volunteering research in amazon

Conservation volunteering marine conservation dive planning

Conservation volunteering marine conservation dive planning

We are driven by the needs of the projects we support. We only offer sustainable volunteering projects that have lasting and positive impact on the local community.

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AWARDS AND ACCREDITATIONS

  • Tourism Concern
  • Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust
  • Right Tourism
  • DOFE
  • theguardian
  • the independent
  • Sunday Times
  • Year Out Group
  • Best Volunteering Organisation
  • Wall Street Journal