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Cape Fear River Watch Conservation Project, USA

3 Months from

£1600
18+
minimum age

  • Help to conserve the environmental and water quality of the Cape Fear river basin
  • Get involved with the local community on advocacy and awareness projects
  • Gain experience in river conservation techniques and running outreach projects
  • Spend your free time surfing, boating and exploring downtown Wilmington
Overview

Overview

An environmental opportunity for students to work towards protecting and improving the water quality of the Lower Cape Fear River Basin in Wilmington, North Carolina, USA, through environmental education, advocacy and action.

Testimonial

Testimonial

Being able to lead the Eco Camp at the end of my stay was definitely one of the highlights of my stay. I was able to share my enthusiasm for the environment with not only the children at the camp but their parents as well. Fraser Dane, Canada

Video

Click to watch a video highlighting the conservation work of the project in the Cape Fear river basin.

Highlights

Highlights

An opportunity to gain experience of river basin management and conservation, whilst engaging with the local community in awareness and education projects. You will also have the chance to experience the many sights and activities Wilmington has to offer.

Location

Location

This charming city, also known as the Port City, is located in the southeastern corner of North Carolina between the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean.

Free Time

Free Time

Wilmington offers the perfect environment for many outdoor activities such as surfing, canoeing, sailing and biking. In addition, the nearby Wrightsville, Carolina and Kure Beaches are a mecca for boaters, surfers, sunbathers, beachcombers and seafood lovers and round out the wide variety of attractions in the area.

Cape Fear River Watch Conservation Project, USA

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