Gap Year Travel Resources: Conservation

Conservation projects form the main part of many people’s gap year and there are an increasing number of conservation projects and organisations which offer projects in each of the major continents from the glaciers of Iceland to the tropical Amazon rainforests of Brazil. With the increasing awareness of environmental and global issues, more and more people are considering taking part in conservation projects a way of conserving and protecting natural habitats, wildlife and communities. This section will list main gap year conservation projects and organisations.