Scottish Highlands Wildlife Conservation

Location: Scotland: Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow

Program Duration: 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months

Dates: Year Round

http://www.fronteering.com

110 - 15388 101 Avenue Surrey, British Columbia V3R 4H1 Canada

Call Us

Phone: 6048317725

Description

The Scottish Highlands is one of the last wild places in Nothern Europe. However after many centuries of destruction it is in need of your help. Fronteering is joining efforts to help preserve and the Scottish Highlands and it's wildlife. Have the opportunity to work in Amazing sceneries and help protect the environment and species like Sea eagles, Golden Eagles, otters, beavers and the European Wild Cat.

You will be working as part of a small team of volunteers undertaking a wide range of practical conservation tasks. This could include:

-Felling non native trees
-Wildlife Monitoring & Research
-Removing invasive plants
-Maintaining footpaths
-Constructing fences
-Installing reserve signs
-Building boardwalks
- Repairing bird hides

Highlights

-Explore the amazing Scottish Highlands and other wild regions of Scotland
-Help save the Highlands one of the last strongholds for wildlife in Western Europe
-Learn about Wildlife & Environment conservation and research
-Learn about the Scottish way of life and culture
-Improve your English skills

Qualifications

non required as long as you are a fan of the outdoors!

Minimum Education

High School

Languages
  • English

Cost in US$:

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Cost Include Description:

Accommodation
Training
Transport
Equipment

Credit Available

no

Salary/Pay
unpaid
Volunteer Types
  • Business
  • Biological Research
  • Reforestation
  • Environment
  • Animal Welfare
  • Conservation
  • Wildlife
This Program is open to

Asian, South African, Australian, Canadian, European, American Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Guest House

Participants Travel to Scotland

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Written Application
  • Transcript
  • Resume
  • Other
  • Essay
Typically The Application Process Time is
4 weeks
Year Founded

2011

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