Scientists expect to see the greatest effects of climate change in the Arctic. But what, exactly, will these effects be?
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 9 of 10 matches
How is a national treasure being reshaped by the changing climate?
Bees, hummingbirds, and other pollinators provide services that are critical to our future food security and the ecological hea
Join researchers in the towering mountains and verdant forests of Utah to monitor the health and diversity of bee populations.<
Help researchers study the nesting behavior of small, cavity-nesting forest owls in Utah and Arizona to better understand how t
Join scientists on the largest island in the Caribbean to conduct an assessment of its diverse array of bird species.
Climb aboard a motorboat and sail a tropical “inner sea” in search of endangered dolphins and whales in Costa Rica.
How can we keep shark and ray populations strong? Find answers while exploring some of the world’s most beautiful reefs.
How much can the humble caterpillar tell us about the world we live in? More than you might imagine.
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
I participated in Following Forest Owls last year in Utah and had such a wonderful time I decided to sign up for the expedition in Arizona this year. I loved it!
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.