Marine Internships Seychelles is now closed for 2016.
Make the crystal clear waters of the Indian Ocean your home for the next 4 weeks on this marine conservation experience to the Seychelles. You’ll find yourself contributing to various projects and initiatives during your time away, both on land and on sea. Get stuck in to community development and carry out daily dives, you’ll quickly fall in love with this tropical destination.
Coral reef monitoring and recovery research
Invertebrate fish surveys
Sea turtle nesting surveys
Plankton sampling research
Helping to train local partners
Development of an environmental education and awareness program.
It’s safe to say you won’t be short of things to do, so be prepared for long and tiring days with 1-2 dives/snorkels a day alongside all your extra efforts, you’ll be ready to kick your feet up come the evening. This will be the perfect opportunity to catch up with your fellow volunteers in your dorms along the beach and talk about you sightings from the day!
**Please be aware, to take part in the 4 week programme you are required to obtain at least a PADI open water qualification or equivalent. For non-divers, we can put you in contact with local dive centres so you will be qualified prior to the start of your experience.
Programme cost = 2,050
In the UK
Comprehensive one-to-one telephone orientation to prepare you for your trip
Flight booking service
Personal support and travel advice from knowledgeable staff
Pre-departure field guide
24 hour emergency phone and in country support
Transfers (unless otherwise stated)
Welcome meeting and orientation
All necessary training by staff
All necessary project equipment and materials
Other expenses to budget for:
Extra local excursions