“This has been an experience of a lifetime. The amount of hands-on experiences and trust given has boosted my skills and confidence working with animals.”Read More →

If you have a special interest in the conservation of rare species and are interested in doing conservation work on the island of Mauritius, you can join us in Conserving Biodiversity in Mauritius! Make a real difference, grow your skills in conservation and have the experience of a lifetime! Join us at Kestrel Valley, a private nature reserve in the South East of the island dedicated to the preservation of rare Mauritian wildlife species. This is an extraordinary and exciting conservation project, at the forefront of  some unique conservation drives. If you want more than just a ‘normal beach holiday to Mauritius’ and would loveRead More →

“The Mangetti Project is so unique because I think this is one of the few sites where you really see in real-time that the work you’re doing has a direct impact on people’s lives. I think this project truly embodies what conservation is about, people. Yes, the focus of the work is geared towards wildlife, but at the end of the day, conservation is about the communities impacted by wildlife, and out of all the projects, this is the one where you see human- wildlife conflict firsthand. It’s the one project where you feel like you’re actually doing real work to mitigate that conflict andRead More →

“This stay has been amazing in every sense of the word! I came here with shaky legs and nervous looks, and left two months later as a new person, revitalized by the amazing scenery, the very giving knowledge and of course, with friends for life! The program combines the essence of being a volunteer in an amazing way, with the manual labour of building camps, the experience of seeing and interacting with all the amazing animals, and the friendly family environment between volunteers and coordinators. The way that you are able to learn about conservation as well as the animals, both species and individuals, hasRead More →