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Marine Conservation Volunteer in Ecuador
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Marine Conservation Volunteer in Ecuador

Locations

Ecuador: Bahia de Caraquez, Esmeraldas, Manta and 3 other cities

Causes

  • Animal Welfare
  • Biological Research
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Cooking
  • Eco-tourism
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Marine Conservation
  • Parks
  • Public Health
  • Teaching
  • Tourism
  • Water Projects

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks

Dates

Please email us for 2015-2016 dates

Age Range

From 20 to 40 years old

This Program is open to

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

Cost in USD

USD 675 four weeks

Program Includes:

* Accommodation in a volunteers house in Puerto Lopez (shared bedrooms, water, and kitchen)
* 3 meals per day (in restaurants or in the volunteer house)
* Volunteer certificate

Accommodation Options

  • Group living

Experience Required

No.

Qualifications

- Great interest towards environmental issues, with emphasis on marine 
conservation
- Ability to learn sampling techniques and to apply them satisfactorily in the field 
- Predisposition to camp and patrol beaches during the day and night.
- A careful and responsible person who can assist EA’s staff with data collection of 
great importance.
- Predisposition to assist EA’s staff with environmental education activities.
- Predisposition to walk beaches collecting trash.
- To work under the sun
- To work within water
- Patient and hard working 
- Enthusiastic
- Ability to work by yourself or as part of a team.
- Willingness to learn about the environment and local people. 

Minimum Education

Bachelors

Application Procedures

  • Online Application