Wildlife management conservation research

Project name:

EcoLife Expeditions (2)

Project purpose:

Wildlife management conservation research

Project activities:

  • data collection/analysis

  • teaching

  • community awareness

Weekly cost (approx USD):



Direct benefits you gain:

  • field research skills

  • remote scenic location

Noteworthy conservation points:

Wild Sun Rescue Center


More information needed!

When does the project run?


accommodation included, food included, transport around the project included, park fees included, camping materials

How long can I stay?


Details of the day-to-day life on the project:

Course content

  • Wildlife management

  • Care and relocation of wildlife

  • Wildlife economics and food security

  • Reserve and resort management

  • Grazing and browse vapacity

  • General concepts of carrying capacity in a multi-species park

  • Maximisation of tourist experience and minimizing environmental impact

  • Road layout and fire as a management tool

  • Local community participation

Reviews & ratings



5 Oct 2021

Great experience

Great experience. I have learned a lot about wild animals and the bush. The kids are super. Thanks to Michele and Ian but also I would like to thanks all the volunteers and local people.


Daktari Bush School & Wildlife Orphanage



21 Mar 2020

Very Good Program

My week at Daktari was excellent and the program is very intense in the sense that we all get together with the kids and animals from 7am until 9 pm. It is an excellent choice for a first volunteering program abroad considering and I would definitely like to go back someday


Daktari Bush School & Wildlife Orphanage

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