Marine Conservation Expeditions

with Blue Ventures

newspaper Marine Conservation Expedition
location Africa Asia South America
start date All year for 2 - 12 weeks
salary Volunteer project
accommodation includedAccommodation included
food and mealsThree meals a day cooked by local chefs - can accommodate a range of dietary requirements
training providedTraining provided

Blue Ventures is an award-winning marine conservation organisation offering unique expeditions in Madagascar, Belize and Timor-Leste. Our expeditions provide science and PADI dive training to our volunteers so that they can contribute towards our internationally recognised marine research and community work. Our focus on quality and value for money means that we offer some of the best accommodation, food and service in the sector and safety is a top priority when working above and below the water in remote environments. Our high standards have resulted in numerous awards including winning the 'Best Volunteering Organisation' at the Responsible Travel Awards and winning the 'Best Volunteering Organisation' in the British Youth Travel Awards.

Marine Conservation Expeditions

gap year project highlights Highlights

Learning to SCUBA dive in crystal clear tropical waters
Gaining valuable skills and knowledge in conservation and marine biology

typical day What's it like

A typical day on this gap year project

There isn't a typical day but we can promise: Scuba diving, marine ecology training, adventure, cultural submersion, and fun.

ideal candidate Project Requirements

Who would be a suitable participant?

You will need to be fit and healthy enough to participate in a diving expedition at a remote site. We ask all participants to complete a medical check and to be able to swim 400 metres unaided.

our offer Project Benefits

What we can offer you

Included in the expedition fees: accommodation, food, dive training, all diving, Scuba equipment, transfers to expedition site and 24 hour health and safety support from our country and UK teams.


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