Why have Pacific leatherback sea turtles almost disappeared? Look for answers and solutions on Costa Rica’s beaches.
Earthwatch expeditions pair researchers with volunteers to address some of the world’s most pressing environmental challenges. Explore our current expeditions to discover how you can make a difference.Showing 7 of 7 matches
Help researchers study the nesting behavior of small, cavity-nesting forest owls in Utah and Arizona to better understand how t
By studying the feeding behavior of killer whales in Iceland, scientists can better understand potential threats to this specie
Snorkel through Bali’s coastal waters as you investigate the impact and role of artificial coral reefs.
How can we keep shark and ray populations strong? Find answers while exploring some of the world’s most beautiful reefs.
Survey a variety of shark and ray species in Florida to help ensure the populations are protected from overexploitation and env
Help discover and protect this delicate Alpine environment from climate change, and from ourselves.
CUSTOM EXPEDITIONS FOR GROUPS
Explore the world together. Our expert staff can coordinate a meaningful experience for school groups, corporate employees, alumni associations, community groups, or other affiliations.
Be more than a tourist
Earthwatch gave me the opportunity to fulfill one of my lifelong dreams of going to Kenya and spending time on the savanna close to the animals in an authentic and impactful way.
Our Research Focus
Sustainable Cities and Communities
Collect essential environmental data to promote urban resiliency while helping to influence positive change.
Preserve and restore forests, assess and mitigate the impacts of a changing climate, and conserve biodiversity.
Take action to protect marine habitats, conserve biodiversity, and promote sustainable livelihoods.