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Travel to a private Big Five game reserve in South Africa and volunteer alongside an international team assisting in vital conservation work. Learn to track animals through the bushveld, study their behavior and get acquainted with charismatic game species such as lion, leopard, elephant and rhino.

This program focuses on

  • General predator monitoring – Hyena and Leopard (Leopard also has tracking implant)
  • Monitoring predator distribution, feeding ecology, competition, sustainability General predator monitoring
  • Hyena, Leopard and Elephant monitoring
  • Distribution, feeding focuses
  •  Rhino monitoring and general game counts
  • Conduct sustainability, distribution and sex and age ratios

Program Details

  • Program Type
    • Volunteering
  • Location
  • Program for an individual or for a group
    Individual

What's included in your experience

  • Housing
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • Meals
  • Assistance with Application Process
  • Global Competence Certificate
  • Continuous Support
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Orientations during your time abroad
  • Re-entry Orientation
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Worldwide Presence
  • 70 Years Experience
  • Airport Pick-up
  • Visa Application Assistance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Project Materials

What you are responsible for

  • Airfare
  • Visa and Passport Fees
  • Stipend
  • Vaccinations
  • Cultural Tours