Deep Blue Conservation

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Where adventure meets conservation! Dive into marine research, learn ocean secrets, and have the experience of a lifetime!

Deep Blue Conservation began its journey in 2018 when Joanne, a dedicated zoologist passionate about conservation, and Marius, an adventurous dive instructor eager to share the wonders of Sodwana Bay, joined forces. Their vision was to redefine volunteering by merging marine conservation with the ...

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Deep Blue Conservation began its journey in 2018 when Joanne, a dedicated zoologist passionate about conservation, and Marius, an adventurous dive instructor eager to share the wonders of Sodwana Bay, joined forces. Their vision was to redefine volunteering by merging marine conservation with the perfect diving vacation, offering volunteers a unique and impactful experience.

At Deep Blue Conservation we have two missions. Firstly, we are committed to collecting valuable data on nudibranchs, those colorful sea slugs that serve as indicators of reef health and climate change. By studying these fascinating creatures, we aim to contribute significantly to global understanding of marine ecosystems and their conservation.

Secondly, we strive to ensure that every individual who joins us embarks on the adventure of a lifetime. We believe in creating memorable and transformative experiences both underwater and on land. Our goal is for volunteers to leave with not only a deeper appreciation for marine life but also the knowledge and passion to become stewards of our oceans in their own communities.

Our values form the foundation of everything we do at Deep Blue Conservation:

  • Meaningful Travel Experience: We aim to provide young adults with opportunities to engage meaningfully with marine conservation while enjoying a fulfilling travel experience.
  • Education: We are passionate about educating young adults about the world beneath the waves, creating a deeper understanding and respect for marine environments.
  • Authentic Cultural Experience: We encourage travelers to immerse themselves in the local culture of Sodwana Bay, living like true locals and gaining a genuine appreciation for the community and its surroundings.
  • Environmental Respect: Central to our mission is teaching as many people as possible to respect and protect our oceans and reefs, ensuring they remain pristine for future generations.
  • Community and Friendship: We aim to bring together like-minded individuals who share a love for marine conservation, creating friendships and lifelong memories.
  • Exploration and Discovery: We are dedicated to showcasing the beauty and biodiversity of Sodwana Bay, offering volunteers the opportunity to explore and discover this extraordinary piece of paradise.

At Deep Blue Conservation, we believe that through passion, education, and adventure, we can make a significant impact on marine conservation efforts. Join us in our mission to protect our oceans while experiencing the adventure of a lifetime!


Persona di contatto

Joanne Dilnot

Lingue parlate: Inglese
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Deep Blue Conservation recensioni

Michelle Wilbert rating5,0

2022 at Marine Adventure & Diving

It‘s really hard to find the right words to explain my time with Deep Blue. Every single day of the 4 weeks I had in Sodwana felt like an amazing adventure. Jo and Marius are the kindest and most welcoming persons I can ever imagine and they will always do their best to make your trip memorable ...
Poppy Hunt rating5,0

2022 at Marine Adventure & Diving

My time with Deep Blue was without a doubt the best 2 months of my life!! I booked for 6 weeks and had no choice but to extend my stay for as long as possible! I came to Sodwana with no diving experience at all, and everyone was super helpful and made it such as easy experience. I very quickly ...
Tim Zaugg rating5,0

2021 at Marine Adventure & Diving

It is good people who make good places, and what an amazing place it was!!! Just great holidays with lovely people and good vibes all around, which makes it perfect for any gap year experience or relaxing holidays. Just be ready to not wanna go back home again, I will definately be going again as ...
Alberto Massara rating5,0

2019 at Marine Adventure & Diving

Incredible experience where you have the opportunity to meet new people, learn diving, explore the underwater world and make an impact. I had the opportunity to help the organisation to collect underwater photos and videos to detect new species and to help to conserve the ...
Ben Rowland rating5,0

2019 at Marine Adventure & Diving

This project made me fall in love with the undersea world, its some of the best diving in the world and even better people, marius and joanne are also great teachers so theres nothing to worry about ...
Pauline Granit rating5,0

2019 at Marine Adventure & Diving

Such a unique and genuine experience coming to Sodwana to dive and volunteer. I really got to learn what it was like to dive and research for a real purpose and I felt like my volunteering made a difference. I also got to experience Sodwana in a way so that it felt like my home the months I was ...

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UN Sustainable Development Goals

  • Life Below Water