Sri Lanka Wildlife Conservation Society - TravelMole

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Travel for change with the Sri Lanka Wildlife Conservation Society (, an international, community-based, nonprofit organization.  For over two and a half decades, the Society has been working to protect Sri Lanka's endangered wildlife and natural resources through scientific research, volunteer programs, and community-based conservation projects.   The biggest challenge for the survival of Sri Lanka’s wildlife is human impact.  Every year thousands of animals are killed due to human wildlife conflicts, poaching and habitat loss. The SLWCS is striving to make it possible for people to coexist with wildlife by making wildlife more valuable to the local communities alive rather than dead, by engaging, training and paying locals to be involved in their conservation together with scientists and volunteers through our volunteering program, Travel 4 Change©: Real wildlife, ...Read more
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  • 18 May 22

    Sri Lanka mulls privatising national airline
    Sri Lanka’s plan to privatise its national flag carrier SriLankan Airlines has garnered positive reaction ...Read more
  • 24 Apr 22

    Partner News
    SLWCS Marine Project in Kandakuliya
      “I learnt a lot from my time on this project, and really appreciate all ...Read more
  • 24 Apr 22

    Partner News
    SLWCS work together with volunteers and the local communities to resolve human elephant conflict (HEC)
      “I have absolutely loved my time here!! The whole experience had been fantastic, the ...Read more
  • 04 Apr 22

    Partner News
    Navigating Human Elephant Conflict – Sri Lanka Wildlife Conservation Society
      Irene Millar in Conversation with Ravi Corea, President of the Sri Lanka Wildlife Conservation ...Read more
  • 21 Mar 22

    Partner News
    Backroads Adventures in Sri Lanka
      I will miss you all...   I stayed at Wasgamuwa with the Sri Lanka ...Read more
  • 20 Mar 22

    Partner News
    Voluntourism with Sri Lanka’s Wildlife
      The global shut down due to Covid-19 had impacts and repercussions far beyond anything ...Read more
  • 20 Mar 22

    Partner News
    Experience Sri Lanka’s Wildlife
        Alina is from Germany and since her childhood has been very interested in ...Read more
  • 09 Mar 22

    Emirates gives Sri Lankan tourism recovery a helping hand
    Emirates inked a MoU with Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau to help revive the country’s ...Read more
  • 13 Oct 21

    Khiri Travel rolls out new Sri Lanka ecotours
    Destination management company Khiri Travel has launched four new ecotourism tours in Sri Lanka as ...Read more
  • 22 Aug 21

    Sri Lanka announces lockdown
    Sri Lanka has imposed a 10-day lockdown in an effort to contain surging Covid infections. ...Read more
  • 28 May 21

    Sri Lanka will reopen to tourism in June
    Sri Lanka plans to reopen to tourism from 1 June. It is lifting its temporary ...Read more
  • 20 Mar 20

    Partner News
    Community-Led Conservation Volunteering in Sri Lanka
      Ben and Bethany volunteered with the SLWCS for 4 weeks in February and March ...Read more
Travel 4 Change: Volunteering with SLWCS
Travel 4 Change©: Real wildlife, Real challenges, Real volunteering, Real impact

Bring your passion...and your sense of adventure!

We offer individuals and families from all around the globe a rare opportunity to work alongside our scientists, conservationists, educators, community partners, and local villagers deep within the heart of beautiful Sri Lanka. Together, we are carrying out essential conservation work while building international support for our mission.

SLWCS has been operating its Volunteering and Intern Program since 2002; it generates much-needed revenues to support our critical conservation and research work.

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Chinthaka Weerasinghe

Operations & Volunteer Program Manager


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