Marine mammals, turtles and wildlife of Comoros Islands conservation
Moidjio CRCAD (Centre for Research, Conservation And Development)
To Study and conserve the marine mammals, marine turtles and wildlife of Comoros Islands.
Weekly cost (approx USD):
Direct benefits you gain:
field research skills
gain a qualification and/or credit
remote scenic location
undertake your own research
Noteworthy conservation points:
contributes to environmental policy
development goals (supporting local community)
Campsite (on the most beautiful beach in the world)
accommodation included, food included, cooking facilities, electricity, local shops, refillable drinking water, bucket shower, cold shower, drop toilet and wifi. We live in a real simple way in total harmony with nature.
Details of the day-to-day life on the project:
This is a unique experience in the middle of the Indian Ocean, Comoros are biodiversity and culturally unique. Comoros are a hotspot for marine mammals, maybe one of the best in the world with a great diversity of animals and great numbers. We are studying marine life in order to best advise community and government for the sustainable development of Comoros. We have discovered new species for the area and we are pushing more and more our limits of study to discover more. A life changing experience, working along some of the best marine mammals specialists. come and visit but be open to different cultures as you will be completely submerged in Comoros life.
How long can I stay?
minimum 2 weeks
When does the project run?
August to November
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