Take a Plunge into Wildlife Conservation - from the Arctic to the Amazon

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Take part in spearhead conservation volunteer work with Desert Elephants in Namibia, mammal and herpetofauna research internships deep in the Peruvian Amazon, tracking for wolves and bears in Slovakia and Sweden, breeding and releasing endangered Macaws in Costa Rica, lion, leopard, elephant and rhino volunteer research in a big five Game Reserve in South Africa, reintroducing white lions into their endemic habitat, and volunteering with sea turtle conservation all around the world's beaches.

Desert Elephants Volunteer Project, Namibia

Desert Elephants Volunteer Project, Namibia

Track desert elephants and take part in community building volunteer work in the beautiful Damaraland region of the Namib Desert.

Dolphin Research Volunteer Project, Greece

Dolphin Research Volunteer Project, Greece

Volunteer on this dolphin research project in the Ionian Sea and help to ensure the long-term survival of Bottlenose and Short-Beaked Common Dolphins

Bottlenose Dolphin Volunteer Research Project, Croatia

Bottlenose Dolphin Volunteer Research Project, Croatia

This project is the longest ongoing study of a resident population of bottlenose dolphins in the Mediterranean Sea.

Big Cat Sanctuary Volunteer Project, South Africa

Big Cat Sanctuary Volunteer Project, South Africa

Volunteer at an ethical big cat Sanctuary in South Africa. Contribute towards animal welfare whilst learning about the conditions big cats face in captivity and helping to raise awareness of wildlife conservation in South Africa.

Whale and Dolphin Volunteer Conservation, Hebrides

Whale and Dolphin Volunteer Conservation, Hebrides

Volunteer aboard the research yacht Silurian, exploring the Hebrides and collecting visual and acoustic data on various species of whale, dolphin and porpoise.

Sea Search Africa

Sea Search Africa

Join a team of scientists in Cape Town and gain experience in data processing, analysis and photo identification of cetacean species.

White Wilderness - Carpathian Wolf Volunteer Tracking Project, Slovakia

White Wilderness - Carpathian Wolf Volunteer Tracking Project, Slovakia

Track wolves in the beautiful Tatra mountains in Slovakia, the highest range of the Carpathians, and learn more about this magnificent animal.

Galapagos Community & Conservation Volunteers

Galapagos Community & Conservation Volunteers

Volunteer on a range of wildlife conservation, environmental and community development projects on Isabela island, Galapagos. Join a dynamic team of volunteers and local staff while giving back to the community in the Galapagos islands.

Shamwari Game Reserve Conservation Volunteer Programme, South Africa

Shamwari Game Reserve Conservation Volunteer Programme, South Africa

Join an award-winning conservation team in a Big Five Game Reserve in South Africa, boasting a huge variety of game over a vast 25,000 hectares.

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle Programme, Costa Rica

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle Programme, Costa Rica

Volunteer with sea turtles and help to conserve populations of vulnerable Olive Ridleys in Costa Rica.

Cloud Forest Conservation & Sustainability Volunteer Project, Ecuador

Cloud Forest Conservation & Sustainability Volunteer Project, Ecuador

Become an environmental volunteer in Ecuador to conserve a part of the Ecuadorian Cloud Forest and get involved in reforestation, organic agriculture, sustainable living and building projects

Elephant Volunteer Project, Thailand

Elephant Volunteer Project, Thailand

Volunteer at an Elephant Sanctuary and home for old elephants in Mae Chaem, situated in the countryside of Northern Thailand near Chiang Mai. Help to give elephants a chance to live free.

Statia Conservation Volunteer Project, St. Eustatius, Caribbean

Statia Conservation Volunteer Project, St. Eustatius, Caribbean

Volunteer in the Caribbean and join the St. Eustatius National Parks Foundation and help to protect and conserve their National and Marine Parks.

Playa Tortuga Conservation Volunteer Project, Costa Rica

Playa Tortuga Conservation Volunteer Project, Costa Rica

Volunteer in Costa Rica and live and work in a biological research station and take part in sea turtle, butterfly, crocodile, mammal research and environmental education.

Kiwi Conservation Volunteer Project, New Zealand

Kiwi Conservation Volunteer Project, New Zealand

Volunteer in New Zealand and help to preserve the native forest and kiwi birds of the Kauri Coast. Explore an undiscovered forest while learning about conservation and wilderness skills.

Nature’s Valley Volunteer Programme, South Africa

Nature’s Valley Volunteer Programme, South Africa

Gain hands on Conservation, Education and Ecological Research experience in South Africa and help protect Nature's Valley.

Dolphin Research Project, Namibia

Dolphin Research Project, Namibia

Join this Dolphin Research Project as a Marine Intern and help collect high quality data for science and management.

Conservation Volunteers Australia & New Zealand

Conservation Volunteers Australia & New Zealand

Become a conservation volunteer and enjoy beautiful environments across Australia and New Zealand, whilst contributing to practical conservation projects.

Watamu Sea Turtle Volunteer Project, Kenya

Watamu Sea Turtle Volunteer Project, Kenya

An opportunity to take part in sea turtle conservation volunteer work involving research and monitoring and working at the turtle rehabilitation centre.

Caribbean Reef Buddy Diving Project, Carriacou, West Indies

Caribbean Reef Buddy Diving Project, Carriacou, West Indies

As a Caribbean Reef Buddy volunteer you will develop your skills both in and out of the water and gain invaluable, ‘real life’ experience of working within the field of marine conservation.

Dolphin Research Volunteer & Internship Project, Spain

Dolphin Research Volunteer & Internship Project, Spain

Volunteer or Intern in the town of O Grove, Western Spain, and contribute to bottlenose dolphin, whale & porpoise conservation whilst gaining hands on field and laboratory experience.

Wildlife Conservation & San Bushmen Community Project, Namibia

Wildlife Conservation & San Bushmen Community Project, Namibia

Join this project as a conservation or medical volunteer and help conserve wildlife or provide medical care to the San Bushmen community.

Ocean Spirits Leatherback Sea Turtle Volunteer Project, Grenada

Ocean Spirits Leatherback Sea Turtle Volunteer Project, Grenada

Become a Leatherback Sea Turtle Volunteer Research Assistant on the Caribbean Isle of Spice, Grenada

Pacific Sea Turtle Volunteer Project, Costa Rica

Pacific Sea Turtle Volunteer Project, Costa Rica

Volunteer with sea turtles in Costa Rica on our Olive Ridley turtle research programme on the spectacular Southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica.

Dolphin & Whale Volunteer Research Project, Italy

Dolphin & Whale Volunteer Research Project, Italy

A sailing-boat based cetacean volunteer research and conservation programme in the Western Mediterranean located between Italy and France.

Elephant Volunteer Project, Sri Lanka

Elephant Volunteer Project, Sri Lanka

Volunteer in Sri Lanka. Contribute towards elephant welfare at a sanctuary which offers a life away from trekking and tourist rides.

Oregon Nature Conservancy Programme, USA

Oregon Nature Conservancy Programme, USA

Internship opportunity for Ecology and Botany students to work closely with conservation professionals in the Zumwalt Prairie in North Eastern Oregon in the USA.

Kariega Big Five Game Reserve Volunteer Programme, South Africa

Kariega Big Five Game Reserve Volunteer Programme, South Africa

Become a Wildlife Conservation Volunteer in a Big Five Game Reserve in South Africa, and get involved in elephant, rhino and lion monitoring programmes.

Ocean Research and Marine Conservation Volunteer and Intern Programme, South Africa

Ocean Research and Marine Conservation Volunteer and Intern Programme, South Africa

Volunteer with dolphin and whale research in South Africa, and take part in marine conservation, penguin and turtle rescue and educational projects along the South African coast.

Amazon Basin Research & Conservation Volunteer & Internship Project, Peru

Amazon Basin Research & Conservation Volunteer & Internship Project, Peru

Volunteer or intern in Peru and have the rare opportunity to work alongside and learn from expert biologists and conservationists in the deep Amazon rainforest.

Bear Tracking Volunteer Project, Sweden

Bear Tracking Volunteer Project, Sweden

Volunteer to take part in a short term bear and wildlife tracking project in the Sonfjällets National Park, Northern Sweden, and learn about wilderness tracking and survival techniques.

California Conservation Volunteer Project

California Conservation Volunteer Project

An opportunity to volunteer all across National Parks and Nature Reserves throughout California, whilst gaining experience in ecological restoration and conservation work.