Many people imagine themselves studying animals in their natural habitat, but realistically there are few opportunities and they are usually only available to graduates or the exceptionally committed
Where do I start?
Competition is tough. Every year thousands of graduate environmentalists apply for a few positions. The added problem is that often to get a job you will need experience, but to gain experience you need a job - you are in a 'catch 22' situation. One of the best ways to get a head start is to do some volunteer work. These conservation organisations may need volunteers: