Conservation Volunteer Canada

Location: Canada: Calgary, Kamloops, Montreal and 5 other cities

Program Duration: 2-4 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, Alternative Spring Break, 9-12 Weeks, Summer

Dates: Year Round

Latitude International Education

https://studyworkabroad.ca

302 3939 Hastings Street Burnaby, BC V5C 2H8 Canada

Call Us

Phone: 6043760450

Description

Conservation volunteering in Canada is a unique full-time program that provides hands-on experience at a registered Canadian charity or park. The program provides young adults from around the world the opportunity to experience the natural wonders of Canada while making a difference and gaining valuable experience.

Participants can be placed for four weeks to 16 weeks with an environmental conservation organization in Western, Central or French-speaking Canada in a remote settings. Duties usually involve working together with registered wildlife conservation organizations that are focused on wetland restoration and protection, guided park tours, clearing trails, assisting with interpretative programs, cataloguing species of plants and small animals as well as maintaining park facilities. Candidates have the opportunity to meet their university internship requirements in sciences, biology or environmental studies. The volunteer work permit is applied for and granted at the airport upon arrival to Canada.

Highlights

1. Experience beautiful, natural Canada

2. Improve English or French language skills.

3. Connect with other volunteers from around the world.

4. Contribute to the community and the environment by volunteering in Canada. Think global, act local

5. Easy volunteer work permit applied for at the airport upon arrival!

Languages
  • English
  • French

Cost in US$:

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Cost Include Description:

Accommodation
Program placement
Transfer to site

Credit Available

yes

Volunteer Types
  • Wildlife
  • Tree Planting
  • Reforestation
  • Parks
  • Environment
  • Conservation
Age Range
18+
This Program is open to

American, European, Australian, Asian, British, Irish, Kiwi Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Group living
  • Other
  • Dormitory
  • Guest House

Participants Travel to Canada

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Written Application
  • Letters of Reference
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Other
  • Online Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
8 - 12 weeks
Year Founded

2011

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