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Amazon Research and Conservation Volunteer & Internship Project

Organization
WorkingAbroad
Category
Work & Volunteer
Volunteer positions
Country
Peru
Language

English

Spanish

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Description

Overview

The Amazon Research and Conservation volunteer project in Peru aims to protect the rainforest from any further destruction due to activities like illegal logging and mining. Through research efforts, the project aims to create a conservation corridor for wildlife.  This is to try and secure the survival of the Amazon and its species.

Highlights

Get to live and work in a remote location of the Amazon alongside tropical wildlife.  Meet people from around the world and contribute to important research efforts.  Gain conservation work experience.  Learn from conservationists that protect the Amazon rainforest and its endangered wildlife in Peru.

Location

This rainforest conservation project is situated in Las Piedras, within Tampotata.  It is one of the most bio-diverse areas of the Amazon rainforest in Peru.  It is only reachable by boat and the camp is surrounded by forest, as well as the Las Piedras watershed and all the wildlife that inhabit it.

 

Amazon Research and Conservation Volunteer & Internship Project