Living aboard sailing vessels, students in the GoBeyond British Virgin Islands summer program undertake sea and land-based environmental projects such as sea turtle tagging and mangrove restoration, as well as educational initiatives for local school children.
GoBeyond British Virgin Islands - Preserving Paradise
AT A GLANCE
SERVICE - 100 hours awarded with extensive participation in environmental projects such as turtle tag and release and mangrove restoration, as well as educational initiatives with local children
ADVENTURE - Sailing; Snorkeling; Island exploration; Water skiing; Wake boarding; Laser sailing; Beach BBQs and sand castle contests; Mountain and beach hiking
EDUCATION - Sailing instruction; Dingy driving; Living a "self-sufficient" lifestyle full-time on a 46-foot catamaran
Ages 14-19 may apply. 13 students maximum.