Wildlife Conservation Society

Get Involved!

Are you wild about animals? Thinking about working at a zoo or want a career that focuses on wildlife? Check out all of the opportunities that the New York Aquarium has to offer.

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Teen Volunteer

Volunteer: Become a docent – also known as an exhibit interpreter – at the New York Aquarium and help staff exhibits, teach visitors about marine conservation, and assist at events and education programs.

teens at Prospect Park Zoo

Bridging the Gap

Bridging the Gap is a new WCS funded by the National Science Foundation that seeks to connect high school students who have an interest in pursuing further study and/or a career in conservation science, zoology, marine science, ecology, or biology, directly with professionals in those fields.


Creative Activism in Climate Change

Passionate about wildlife and sustainability? Care deeply about making meaningful contributions to important causes? Interested in digital media and technology? Enjoy producing, creating, experimenting and designing? Then this program is for you.

Teens for Planet Earth

Teens for Planet Earth

Join the social network by teens, for teens!