ProjectsAbroad Conservation Alternative Spring Break in Peru

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Spend a week with other young adults in the heart of the Amazon Rainforest on our Conservation Alternative Spring Break Trip to Peru, and spend your spring break helping protect endangered plant and animal species. Years of the destruction of the natural environment has left many species, like spectacles bears, threatened. Join us on this project as we strive to facilitate the recovery of the local environment and ecosystems, to its diverse natural state – a vital resource on our planet.

As a volunteer, you will learn more about conservation work in South America. You will be given various responsibilities that will contribute to the overall goals of the project

Program Highlights

This program is based at the Taricaya Ecological Reserve, a 476 hectare private reserve dedicated to wildlife research and animal rehabilitation

Observe wildlife from the tallest canopy walkway in South America

Gain valuable, hands-on experience in wildlife conservation and research.

Live in a shared bungalow, and spend time relaxing and making new friends at the lodge

Get 24/7 support from our local staff

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Program Details

  • Age Requirement Varies
  • Contact Provider for Cost Details
  • No
  • Peru: Puerto Maldonado

  • Adventure Types

    Birdwatching

    Camping

    Ecology


    Fields

    Animal Sciences

    Biology

    Environmental Management

    Environmental Studies

    Zoology & Wildlife Sciences


    Causes

    Biological Research

    Conservation

    Eco-Tourism

    Environment

    Recreation

    Trail Building

    Tree Planting

    Wildlife


  • Program Duration

    1-2 Weeks


    Year(s) Offered

    Year Round


  • Age Requirement Varies

  • Worldwide


  • Contact Provider for Cost Details

  • Experience Required

    No


  • Letters of Reference

    Written Application

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