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Volunteer Abroad Programs in Ecuador

Nature conservation, wildlife, education, health, child care and community programs for college students, adults, couples, families and volunteers under 18. Volunteer abroad in Ecuador.

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Work with Wild Animals

Work with Wild Animals

We are always looking for motivated volunteers who love animals to help out at our wildlife rescue center in the Ecuadorian jungle.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Galapagos National Park Service

Galapagos National Park Service

University / College students and professionals participate in programs that benefit the Galapagos Islands. Numerous positions available, ranging from teaching to wildlife monitoring.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Amazonian Traditional Plant Medicine Internship

Amazonian Traditional Plant Medicine Internship

For people interested in gaining understanding of the link between local people and the Amazonian ecosystem.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Ayahuasca & San Pedro Retreat Volunteering

Ayahuasca & San Pedro Retreat Volunteering

Be part of our team in the magical Andes Mountains. Experience shamanic ceremonies as a participant and also as a helper.

  • Airport
    Pickup
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Conservation in the Galapagos

Conservation in the Galapagos

Volunteers participate in a variety of tasks that contribute to conserving the Islands’ unique biodiversity, including work with Giant Tortoises and data collection.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Help the Horses on the Galapagos Islands

Help the Horses on the Galapagos Islands

We are particularly looking for volunteers who are skilled in farrier work like hoof care and trimming.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Sea Turtle and Rainforest Conservation Program

Sea Turtle and Rainforest Conservation Program

Join a multidisciplinary team of experts for the conservation of tropical rainforest and sea turtles.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Nature Reserve Manager

Nature Reserve Manager

We seek out-going individuals (pairs) to steward and live at our nature reserve, a private protected natural area in western Ecuador. The reserve is an incredible place to live and work.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
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Animal Welfare in the Galapagos

Animal Welfare in the Galapagos

We are looking for volunteers to help with feeding the animals, building dog kennels, and many other tasks with animals and around the farm.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
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Bird Banding & Endangered Hummingbird Surveys

Bird Banding & Endangered Hummingbird Surveys

Help band and monitor tropical birds in an important bird area in western Ecuador.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • In-country
    Transport
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Hostel Help in the Galapagos

Hostel Help in the Galapagos

Volunteer help is needed in the hostel reception and in improving my English speaking skills. Volunteers will learn a lot about the unique ecosystem of the Galapagos Islands.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Climate Change Mitigation, Agroforestry, and Forest Conservation

Climate Change Mitigation, Agroforestry, and Forest Conservation

Learn about ancestral knowledge, conservation, and more.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Training
    Provided
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