SHARK CONSERVATION PROGRAM - Participation Fee Required
February 6, 2018
Durban, South Africa
Type & Experience Level:
Internship - Any experience level considered
Blue Wilderness (sister company of Africa Media) purpose is to aid in the conservation of sharks by introducing people to the wonders of free swimming sharks in South Africa. Though education, excitement and empowerment, we hope our expeditions will change perceptions and foster conservation efforts.
Volunteer and shark intern participants learn snorkeling, diving and scientific techniques to collect data that is vital to the management of some of the world’s vulnerable shark species. As well as shark diving and snorkeling with five species of sharks, shark volunteers get the chance to work in the Aliwal Shoal Marine Protected Area, one of South Africa most pristine and important marine biodiversity hotspots. As a shark volunteer, you will directly contribute to the conservation, research and education programs on Blue Wilderness's shark volunteer and internship program.
About Blue Wilderness
Africa Media is a wildlife and nature focused content creation company. We are located in the heart of South Africa, and enjoy incredible access to both the marine and terrestrial wonders of the African continent. Our core interest is in the production of unique and captivating wildlife and environmental content in either the written, photographic or video mediums.