Conservation of Sea Turtles in Panama

Location: Panama: Panama City, Rural Areas

Program Duration: 9-12 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 1-2 Weeks

Dates: Year Round

Adventure Volunteer

https://www.adventurevolunteer.org/

Street Arce, 4 Riba-Roja de Turia (Valencia) Spain Riba-Roja de Turia , Valencia 46190 Spain

Call Us

Phone: +34 633876857

Description

Would you love to work with turtles and help maintain and promote the growth of aquatic biodiversity while experiencing Panama’s unique and exotic culture? Join this volunteer project aimed at protecting and conserving sea turtles in the country. Have a great opportunity to gain an outstanding experience.

This project especially seeks to improve and diminish the negative impact created by the lack of awareness of the care of this marine species and the environment that surrounds them.

If you decide to join the project, your tasks will be the following:
- Preparation of the sand for the creation of nurseries
- Night work, such as patrolling the beach where the turtles nest
- Protection of female turtles
- Follow-up and care of the nests in the nursery
- Activities and maintenance tasks on the beach areas and in the town as well as other duties within the area where the project is developed

Travel Types
  • Deep-Sea Fishing
  • Backpacking
  • Snorkeling
  • Photography
  • Nature Tours
  • Fishing
Cost in US$:

$300-600

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

- Welcome at the airport and transfer to the project
- Transport from Panama City to the project
- Accommodation during your volunteering
- 3 meals during the course of your volunteer program
- 24/7 support from the Adventure Volunteer team
- Monitoring and evaluation of the programme
- Orientation and induction to the program
- Certificate of weeks completed in your volunteering
- Civil liability for your activity
- Receipt from NGO about your program fee
- Guidance, advice and management in the choice of programme
- Volunteer T-Shirt

Credit Available

no

Volunteer Types
  • Conservation
  • Water Projects
  • Wildlife
This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Group living

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
  • Phone/Video Interview
Typically The Application Process Time is
2 weeks
Year Founded

2015

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