Volunteer Positions are available to work with the South African Shark Conservancy commencing November 2010 and throughout 2011.

SASC is a non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting the conservation and sustainable utilisation of marine resources through research, education and outreach. Since its inception in 2007, SASC has developed partnerships with academic and conservation organisations around the globe, and has become well-known in South Africa for its inclusive and holistic approach to conservation and management initiatives.

SASC offers interns the opportunity to become involved in a unique and exciting approach to marine conservation. Our research and outreach projects are specifically designed to promote a holistic approach to conservation, working with various fishing sectors, research institutes and governmental organisations. Join our internship programme and gain valuable insight into the conservation management of sharks and other living marine resources.

SASC is looking for volunteers with a biological background or interest in shark biology and conservation for a period of one to three months commencing from November 2010 and throughout 2011. If you interested in joining our team and would like more details and an application, please send an email to tamzyn@sharkconservancy.org.

Please refer to our website www.sharkconservancy.org or join our Facebook group for more details about our current projects and events.

Kind regards,

Meaghen McCord

Managing Director (SASC)