Volunteer on a dolphin research internship in southern Portugal.

Marine Environment Research Association (AIMM)

Who: Marine Environment Research Association (AIMM)

WhereAlbufeira, Portugal

Focus: As a volunteer you will:

  • Get to know several species of cetaceans, sharks, sea turtles and marine birds found in the South of Portugal.
  • Learn to identify and interpret their behaviour and how they interact with each other.
  • Increase your knowledge through theoretical lectures and field work training by experienced researchers.
  • Learn and use several of the most frequently used techniques and methodologies to study cetaceans.
  • Learn about data collection, photo analysis (photo-id) and techniques in underwater and aerial videos, and more.

When: May – October

Duration: Minimum 1 week

Suitability: 16+

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