Conservation Volunteering Abroad

TYPE OF VOLUNTEERING - conservation projects

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: £1195 / €1315 / $1480

Big 5 Conservation

Big 5 Conservation

South Africa

  • Experience amazing Big 5 encounters - lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard
  • Live on a stunning wildlife reserve, near to the beautiful beaches of the Garden Route
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Duration: 1 – 12 weeks

Cost from: £645 / €710 / $800

Caribbean Conservation

Caribbean Conservation

Belize

  • Join an award-winning conservation team, collecting data on manatees, crocodiles and rare parrots
  • Research findings are used to guide the management of these protected areas
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Duration: 1 – 12 weeks +

Cost from: £895 / €985 / $1110

Caribbean Reef Conservation

Caribbean Reef Conservation

Belize

  • Join an award-winning project on the world's second largest coral reef
  • Learn to dive or develop your skills whilst carrying out surveys and conservation work
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Duration: 1 – 12 weeks +

Cost from: £995 / €1095 / $1235

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: 1 - 10 weeks

Cost from: £845 / €930 / $1050

Endangered Wildlife Conservation

Endangered Wildlife Conservation

South Africa

  • Award winning conservation of priority species including black rhino, African wild dog, cheetah, leopard, elephant and lion
  • Join a small team living on a game reserve, monitoring wildlife
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Duration: 2 - 12 weeks

Cost from: £1295 / €1425 / $1605

Leopard Monitoring

Leopard Monitoring

South Africa

  • Leopard population surveys working alongside Panthera, the international wild cat organisation
  • Use remote camera trapping on a number of different game reserves
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Duration: 2 - 12 weeks

Cost from: £1295 / €1425 / $1605

Marine Conservation

Marine Conservation

South Africa

  • Learn or advance diving skills and enjoy some fantastic diving in the Indian Ocean
  • Receive marine ecology training and contribute to turtle, shark, potato bass and manta ray research
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Duration: 2 - 10 weeks

Cost from: £1345 / €1480 / $1670

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 – 4 weeks + dive courses

Cost from: £845 / €930 / $1050

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

frog in Amazon

frog in Amazon

hornbill

hornbill

marine conservation

marine conservation

fieldwork Africa

fieldwork Africa

research

research

monkey

monkey

turtle

turtle

clownfish

clownfish

big cat

big cat

sample research

sample research

research Amazon

research Amazon

dive planning

dive planning

We have long term relationships with hand-picked projects that have lasting and positive impact. We are a highly experienced and passionate team, here to support you!

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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