Charlotte has learnt how to collect data on loggerhead sea turtle nesting and even assisted in tagging an adult turtle, while making lifelong friends from all over the world.
Entries in volunteer of the week (7)
Pamela went on the Cambodia Road Trip project to see the splendours and culture of the country, but also contribute to the local communities through teaching. She explains the amazing moments she had on her trip and how glad she is to have experienced it with her new friends from all over the world!
Polly is studying Animal Welfare and Behaviour at University and wanted to gain experience caring for exotic and a variety of animals. She feels that her time in Thailand has educated her on animal welfare in Thailand and she just wishes she could stay longer to learn even more!
Brigitte has a chat about her time as a Volunteer in Madagascar, where she saw whale sharks, dolphins, lemurs, turtles, snakes and much more! As much as she loved the diving experiences, she says Madasgascar and the people she met were the best part!
Andrea reflects on her amazing expierence teaching and viewing wildlife in Thailand. She explains why the culture is more friendly to back home in the Western world and why travelling to a less developed country has given her a new appreciation of life back home.
A love for all animals and a desire to learn a bit more about the day-to-day care of the more unusual species in the world drove Danielle to Thailand where she spent her time working as a Zoo Assistant! Here's how she got on during her time in Thailand:
Siobhan went on our new project in Tenerife after her wildlife conservation degree to gain some practical experience. In a week, she identified cetaceans, went snorkelling and focused on her interest in plastic pollution. All in all, a very varied week in the Canary Islands!