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Volunteer for Amazon Rainforest Conservation

Organization
Volunteer World
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Work & Volunteer
Volunteer positions
Country
Peru
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This volunteer project is situated on the fringe of Manú National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and only a short journey from the Inca capital of Cusco. 

The project explores and supports the value of the Amazon rainforest through scientific research of its biodiversity and complex ecosystems. By studying endangered species and discovering new ones, the project is able to inform government decision making and help protect the rainforest from irreversible destruction.

Some tasks of this volunteering opportunity will be working with, among many others:

  • Amphibians & Reptile Monitoring;
  • Biogardens;
  • Reforestation.
Volunteer for Amazon Rainforest Conservation