Welcome to Marine Conservation Volunteer.com! This site has been set up by marine biologists with a view to providing a useful resource for anyone interested in volunteering with marine wildlife. Use the map on the right to search for conservation projects and expeditions around the world or browse the menus above to find out about animals that need your help.

Skate and Ray Conservation Projects

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Marine Conservation Volunteering in Ireland

  Marine Dimensions’ short term marine conservation volunteering trips have been developed as an option for students, graduates and wildlife enthusiasts who would like to experience working in the field of marine conservation and environmental education. Designed to run over a period of one or two weeks, the placements include a wide range of activities, […]

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Fiji Marine Conservation with Real Gap

Live life to the full on this exciting marine conservation project in the beautiful Yasawa region of Fiji, famous for its palm tree lined beaches, sparkling white sand and crystal clear water! Fiji’s incredible marine environment is sadly becoming increasingly under threat.  As a volunteer you’ll play a huge role in protecting this environment by […]

Featured Conservation Projects

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Greece Turtle Conservation

Greece provides an irresistible blend of a hot Mediterranean climate, fascinating ancient culture, and seas which are rich with marine life. Enjoy the chance to immerse yourself by camping out near the white sandy beaches whilst protecting one of Greece’s most charismatic sea creatures, the Loggerhead Sea Turtle. Go to Frontier’s website to find out more about this project. … Find out more

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Sail The Hebrides

On board Silurian, a team of scientists and volunteers are conducting visual and acoustic surveys to find out more about the distribution, abundance, movements and behaviour of whales, dolphins, porpoises and other fauna, such as basking sharks, seals and seabirds. They also investigate high-use habitats – areas that are particularly favourable for certain species, and anthropogenic impacts – and … Find out more

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Researching Dolphin and Whale Behaviour in the Mediterranean

Since 1990 this project has been investigating the ecology and behaviour of cetaceans living in the Cetacean Sanctuary - a special marine protected area extending between Italy and France. The research focuses on the spectacularly large fin whale as well as on sperm whales, Risso’s dolphins, pilot whales, striped and bottlenose dolphins.  Cetacean volunteer researchers will be directly involved … Find out more

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Belize Marine Conservation Expedition

Join our team as a marine conservation volunteer in Belize, surveying the second largest barrier reef in the world (a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site), and contribute to our efforts to conserve this incredible ecosystem, including tackling the threat of invasive lionfish.  From gap year travellers and college graduates to career breaker professionals and retirees, our projects attract a diverse … Find out more

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