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Lemur Research and Biodiversity Monitoring - Madagascar

Program Duration

2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week


* Specific qualifications are not required for this project, although volunteers will need to have a love for the environment and be comfortable in nature.
* Volunteers need to be confident with speaking English and knowledge of French is very beneficial but not essential.
* Good health and physical fitness is a necessity, as the program entails spending long periods of time in the field and there is a reasonable amount of walking involved.

* Those who have experience, or interest in field work are welcome to join this program.
* Independent researchers are also accepted, by sending a research proposal.


  • English

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

* All project operating costs, equipment, tools and resources
* Pick up & drop off from Fort Dauphin airport
* 24/7 emergency support
* Orientation & Training
* Accommodation
* 3 Meals a day
* Project Related Transport
* Project T-shirts
* Dedicated coordinators to assist you daily
* Project support and feedback sessions throughout your stay
* Assistance with optional activities and tours
* Assistance obtaining a local SIM Card for your phone
* Additional cultural and outdoor activities on Friday afternoons (and some evenings)
* Post-project involvement, and an exclusive return volunteer discount

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Biological Research
  • Business
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Eco-tourism
  • Environment
  • Human Rights
  • Reforestation
  • Tree Planting
  • Wildlife

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Other
  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2-6

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Resume

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week