Get AMPED Abroad: Conservation Volunteer in Ecuador
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Get AMPED Abroad: Conservation Volunteer in Ecuador


Ecuador: Mindo, Puerto Lopez and 2 other cities


  • Agriculture
  • Biology
  • Forestry
  • Horticulture
  • Parks & Recreation


  • Agriculture
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Eco-tourism
  • Education
  • Parks
  • Reforestation
  • Trail Building
  • Tree Planting

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Open to All Ages

Participation Guidelines

American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African and Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

Includes project set-up arrangements, three meals/day (except Sundays) airport pick-up, host family accommodations, laundry service, orientation, and 24/7 emergency in-country staff support. Spanish lessons are only available in Quito and Puerto Lopez. Participants will also receive information regarding their placement prior to their departure. Placement information, will include in-country contact information, alternative accommodations for delayed arrivals, currency exchange, phone and internet communication, laundry, etc.

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required



Must be at least 18 years of age. While it is not required, basic Spanish is recommended as it will allow participants an opportunity to become more immersed in their assignment.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Resume
  • Transcript