Wildlife Sea Turtles Saving in Guatemala

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Country: Guatemala,
Type: Environment & Wildlife Conservation, Teaching & Education,

Sea turtles are now endangered species who need constant protection from poachers, pollution and the developing world. As a volunteer you will be working in a sea turtle conservation project that works toward helping these great animals survive and thrive on the Guatemalan coast.

What could you be doing as a volunteer?

You will help a sea turtle conservation project prevent egg poaching and teach locals about the importance of marine wildlife by:

-Helping with night patrols for eggs

-Monitor the incubating process of sea turtle eggs

-Release young turtles into the ocean

-Conduct workshops about the importance of sea wildlife protection

Availability: Turtle season is June to December

Minimum Commitment: 2 weeks

Level of Spanish: Beginner

Requirements: Volunteers must be reasonably fit and able to work under the sun.


Contact Details


NLEX/CA- Integrated Learning Experiences/Central America

Apartado Postal 003 San Lucas

Sacatepequez, Guatemala

Telephone 1: 502 564 87140

Website: http://www.partnershipvolunteers.org

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