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- Living on the island of Nusa Penida, work alongside a local team to provide hands-on care for the turtles housed at the conservation center, as well as supporting beach clean-ups, waste management and environmental education programs.
- Support a Costa Rican biologist in conducting sea turtle studies and protection work, working both day and night shifts. Your tasks can include beach patrols, building hatcheries to protect eggs from predators, counting and tagging sea turtles, locating nesting females, collecting eggs, and beach clean-ups.
- Located in a rural area on the Pacific Coast of Guatemala, volunteers work with a government organization with the sole purpose of sea turtle protection and sustainable egg protection programs. The project is well suited to volunteers who are prepared to work hard and get dirty!