LAKE MALAWI RESEARCH CENTER VOLUNTEER PROGRAM
The Maru is looking for volunteers who are interested in conducting research on the shores of Lake Malawi, the most biologically diverse lake on the planet and home to nearly 1000 endemic species of colorful cichlid fish. A variety of environmental and socio-economic research programs are available, such as underwater population and biodiversity surveys using scuba diving and fisheries surveys. Volunteers can also will also work on weather and water quality monitoring as well as environmental education programs.
Volunteer placements are flexible to allow those with particular interests to focus on projects matching those interests. Placements can be for as short as 2 weeks up to 3 months.
For more information and to apply visit our website at www.themaru.org