Volunteer Abroad Your Contribution to Nature and Wildlife Conservation

Find your volunteer project with NATUCATE

Volunteer Work with NATUCATE

Protecting the unique features of our planet is the primary objective of our entire team. That’s why we are extremely happy that you are interested in working on our voluntary projects. If you are passionate about nature and endangered wildlife conservation, NATUCATE should be your first port of call. We give you the opportunity to provide help in select projects where it is required, in some of the most beautiful locations on earth.

Our own experience working on volunteer projects has shown us what agencies should do. They should provide outstanding advice and guarantee the authenticity of the projects that they offer. And that’s precisely what we do.

Why Volunteer?

Volunteering as a Special Experience

Overseas volunteer work is an exciting alternative to a standard holiday. Your commitment to nature and species conservation opens the door to outdoor experiences in the most beautiful regions on the planet. You will get to know the natural environment up close and personal. Volunteering will take you out of your comfort zone and challenge you in new ways. As a member of an international team, you will never be on your own. This valuable experience is guaranteed to enrich your life and will stay with you for the rest of your days.

More information about the benefits of volunteer work, the requirements that you need to meet and the reason why it costs money to take part in our projects are all available here.


Getting prepared for your Stay Abroad

Going abroad to work as a volunteer involves a lot of organisation. This starts with selecting a suitable project, passing the application process and preparing for your travel. We will provide you with help and advice to keep your costs to a minimum.

An overview of the organisational stages is available here, along with tips to help you finance your overseas stay.

Project Finder Nature and Wildlife Conservation — Find your own adventure

During this project, you have the chance to participate in various exciting nature conservation projects and to actively contribute to restoring, protecting and preserving the Australian environment.

Duration 2 - 12 Weeks
From 800 €

In this fascinating species conservation project in Borneo you get involved in preserving the majestic Sabangau Forest and therefore in protecting endangered wild animals! Learn more about this special project.

Duration 4 Weeks
From 1325 €

Working with a team of trained colleagues, you will discover how professional nature conservation is carried out both theoretically and in practice and what it means to play an active part in preserving a unique natural habitat.

Duration 4 - 12 Weeks
From 2700 €

The species conservation project in Costa Rica gives you an opportunity to play your part in the survival of endangered sea turtle species by helping the animals to lay their eggs in a safe part of the beach and monitoring their clutches.

Duration 2 - 12 Weeks
From 800 €

As a volunteer, you will help to protect mustangs which have been freed from abusive situations. Because some of the animals will be passed on, the facility trains them in addition to caring for the horses and providing a ranch.

Duration 2 - 12 Weeks
From 1425 €

Discover Florida and join this animal conservation project to help wild animals in need. The animal conservation centre cares for the animals and give them a safe environment to recover.

Duration 4 - 12 Weeks
From 1850 €

Join the team of an animal shelter in Northern California and become intimately familiar with the operations of a non-profit sanctuary dedicated to ending the exploitation of farmed animals. Go NATUCATE!

Duration 6 - 12 Weeks
From 2000 €

This volunteer project will give you a few weeks of excitement in California. You and other volunteers from around the world will play an active role in conserving the unique nature of the breathtaking "Golden Coast". Learn more about the project

Duration 8 Weeks
From 1800 €

This project gives you the opportunity to make a contribution to species conservation work as a voluntary helper and devote yourself to vulnerable whale sharks in the Maldives.

Duration 2 - 4 Weeks
From 2650 €

The project for protecting the desert elephants gives you an insight into Namibia and the strong attachment of the people with nature at its best. You will experience intense moments in which you can observe fascinating animals in the wild.

Duration 12 - 72 Days
From 1100 €

Discover Namibia with your entire family and help to save endangered desert elephants as part of this fascinating species conservation project. Together, you experience an unforgettable outdoor adventure in the wilderness of Southern Africa.

Duration 10 Days
From 1100 €

As a volunteer in New Zealand, you will act as an advocate for the indigenous endangered animals and help protect the unique flora. For this purpose, there are numerous year-round nature conservation projects on both main islands in New Zealand.

Duration 2 - 12 Weeks
From 800 €

Experience an exciting time volunteering in this international conservation project which serves to protect North Carolina's fascinating nature.

Duration 8 Weeks
From 1800 €

Grab the chance to actively contribute to nature and wildlife conservation on Cousin Island. Dedicate yourself to endangered sea turtle and seabird monitoring, support restoration activities and, this way, help preserve the pristine flora and fauna!

Duration 12 - 26 Days
From 750 €

You will take part in fascinating projects for the preservation and protection of this unique natural environment, based in this extraordinary island kingdom which is teeming with natural habitats for an overwhelming abundance of plants and animals.

Duration 4 - 12 Weeks
From 2520 €

Working as a volunteer, you will have the chance to contribute to conservation projects in the Valencia region and to discover the Spanish Mediterranean Coast.

Duration 2 - 12 Weeks
From 950 €

Join this fantastic wildlife conservation project to make an active contribution to species conservation by dedicating yourself to the protection of the Asian Elephant and endangered carnivores in Sri Lanka.

Duration 2 - 12 Weeks
From 1350 €

This wildlife conservation project involves conservation of the wilderness and protection of endangered wild animals such as rhinoceros, African wild dogs, elephants, lions and leopards.

Duration 2 - 12 Weeks
From 1385 €

This fascinating project in South Africa's province Western Cape involves conservation of the wilderness and protection of endangered wildlife and provides you with valuable conservation knowlegde and hands-on training in essential research methods

Duration 2 - 4 Weeks
From 1200 €

Be part of an amazing volunteer project in South Africa, which combines surveying the migration of Humpback Whales off the coast of Southern Africa and the largest camera-trap based leopard census in the world! Learn more

Duration 2 - 6 Weeks
From 500 €

Volunteering in South Africa: Join an international team and support the protection and conservation of endangered wildlife and natural areas in the South African province Limpopo as part of a fascinating species conservation project. Learn more

Duration 2 - 12 Weeks
From 1150 €

Join this project to make an active contribution to animal conservation by caring for stray dogs and cats on the island district of Ko Lanta in Southern Thailand.

Duration 4 - 8 Weeks
From 550 €
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