Marine Conservation

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Marine Conservation

from £562
Duration: from 1 week to 3 months
Countries: South Africa
Work closely with marine biologists monitoring and conserving Great White sharks, seals, whales and other marine life.
Summary

Marine Conservation

Work closely with marine biologists at the Great white shark capital of the world, Gansbaai in the southern Cape. Be part of ongoing projects that study shark behavior, Cape Fur seals, whales and other marine life, assist with penguin conservation, enjoy shark cage diving and whale watching.

Some of the duties on the boats include assisting with shark ID, tracking, general shark and bird photos, data capture, baitline & decoy handling, collecting water samples, chum trips, preparation and cleaning of boats.


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Price details:

from £562

Inclusions

Transfer from Cape Town to the program and back.
Accommodation and two meals a day (BL)
On-site orientation and training
All marine activities as listed
Full time staff members to supervise and support interns

Activities

Assisting with tracking activities
Shark ID, general shark and bird photos
Bird sighting sheets
Data capture / Baitline & Decoy handling
Collecting water samples
Chum trips
Preparation and cleaning of boat
On land duties include:
Electronic data and log book entry
Photographic fin ID quality control
Shark egg species ID and measurements
Clean-up campaigns

Photos

Photo Gallery

Will and shark

Will and shark

Lodge

Lodge

Mairead anchor

Mairead anchor

Lwazi team

Lwazi team

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Horse frank and hanna

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