Dette program tilbydes i samarbejde med organisationen GVI og nedenfor kan du læse deres beskrivelse af programmet:
Volunteers will be monitoring the health of coral reefs by monitoring the corals and fish.
You will be divided into fish or coral by the onsite Science Officer.
The 4 week volunteers will be allocated to learn Coral genus and learn Coral Watch methodology.
Those allocated to Fish study will either be allocated to adult of juvenile fish. If volunteers progress quickly they may learn both. Coral is divided into the study of sessile organisms on the reef and coral diseases, this will be done on base once volunteers have learned the coral species list.
Other focuses may include:
• Daily bird monitoring around the area
• Incidental sighting recordings
• Lionfish population studies & eradication program
You may also participate in weekly beach cleans as well as teaching in the local schools in Punta Allen once a week. (only 3 / 4 volunteers go each week)