Marine Conservation Volunteer Abroad
Marine Conservation and Diving in Thailand
Over-development, mass tourism and global warming threaten marine life. Large scale fishing, plastic waste, oil spills, sewage, chemical and agricultural waste are more threats!
Free Volunteer Training Week at Openmind Projects for volunteers (mandatory to attend).
Affordable volunteering and diving with Openmind Projects.
Limited availability, high demand!
The dive season starts in November at the end of the monsoon season and lasts until March or April.
New to Volunteering? New to Diving?
Get a Free Volunteer Training Week at our Training Center – very useful before you start!
We can help you get a dive certificate in Thailand, at a Dive center. Cheaper than at home and near your volunteer project.
Dive Volunteer Work in Thailand
Applicants should be experienced divers with an Advanced Level Certificate and at least 50 dives logged. Volunteers are first required to join the volunteer training at OpenmindProjects Center in NongKhai, Thailand.
Tasks: Monitoring the status of coral reefs, fish species and sea turtles. Restoring beaches, mangroves and sea bottoms. Supporting local staff in collecting data for authorities and local communities. Teaching English to local staff and school children. Creating tourist information in English. Volunteer work depends on local plans and weather conditions. Surveys along the Andaman coast, from Myanmar in the North to Malaysia in the South, to unseen places where leisure divers do not go