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Environmental Conservation in the North Island, New Zealand

Program Duration

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


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Experience and passion for working in the community and interacting with the people are needed. Participants must also possess enthusiasm and a willingness to learn about the environment and the place's culture.


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Cost in US$:

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Program Fees Include:

* Accommodation: Shared rooms in caravans, hostels, bunk houses, shearer's quarters or camping (tents are provided).
* Food: 3 meals a day and weekends. Volunteers help in the preparation of food.
* Training: Orientation upon arrival and training
* Support: 24 hour support from on-site coordinator and project leaders.
* Wildlife guidebook and map of location.
* Certificate of Appreciation, optional Conservation Volunteer Certificate available (at additional cost) if volunteers have done 40 hours volunteering or more.
* Volunteer ID Card with special offers and discounts
* All Project-related travel

Experience Required


    There are no specific skills required to participate in these projects but you must have a love for the outdoors. Volunteers should be prepared to live and work as a member of a team.

Volunteer Types

  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Conservation
  • Environment
  • Tree Planting

Age Range


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network