and Dolphin Monitoring and Research Project in Knysna, South
Work with the only licensed
and permitted close encounter whale-watching
organisation in Knysna. You'll collect research material,
including daily sightings of the various species of whales
and dolphins, recurring visits and the migratory habits of
the whales and dolphins in the area.
This Marine Research programme
will expose you to all parts of this exciting industry, from
conservation and research to all other aspects of the
day-to-day running, including marketing, liaising with
clients, crewing and guiding on the boats, doing land to sea
whale spotting, assisting with community projects and
educating the local children about the sea and lagoon.
SOUTH AFRICA: CONSERVATION: Wildlife
Rehabilitation / Care for Animals in KwaZulu-Natal
Up close and personal with Vervet
Monkeys and many other wildlife and birds, most of whom have
been injured or abandoned.
Work with over 400 different
animals and birds, and lots of monkeys!
involves hands-on caring and nursing of injured or baby
animals, e.g. bottle-feeding them or cleaning wounds. You'll
mother it and care for it until it is recovered and can be released back into the wild.
SOUTH AFRICA: CONSERVATION: Multi-Marine Project with
Sharks, Whales and Dolphins, near Cape Town
This is an extraordinary project in a
beautiful location, white beaches and blue ocean. And two
hours from Cape Town!
with sharks, whales, penguins, tourism, research and community
development. You’ll be taught, guided and lectured by very skilled
You'll go on whale watching
hundreds of seals on
Dyer Island. And of course there's the Great White
Shark, the greatest predatory force of the seas that
remains a mystery to man.
SOUTH AFRICA: ANIMAL CARE: Care for animals in a
Hands-on work with injured or
abandoned animals in a
Sanctuary set in a small private game reserve in the Eastern
Cape. You'll help in hand-rearing, feeding and generally
looking after many different animal species, including over
250 different species of birds. The animals all need
love and attention to prepare them for life back in the
SOUTH AFRICA: CONSERVATION: Zululand
Wildlife and Game Reserve Conservation Expedition
Get involved with
exciting, endangered and priority species conservation work
in the heart of Africa. You'll work across up to four different Game
You'll work with a
professional team supported by WWF, with
Cheetah, African Wild Dog and Black Rhino, Elephant, Lion, Leopard and
Buffalo. Experience genuine conservation work and discover