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Mexico –  2 years, 2 expeditions Mammals Mexico 

Mexico – 2 years, 2 expeditions

Written by Krysten Martin Photos  Courtesy of Krysten Martin and Vivek Manthri I initially came to Mexico in the 2016 field season for four weeks as a research assistant. I was looking for a place to conduct my senior research project/dissertation and Operation Wallacea sounded like just the place to do it (this type of field work was just what... Read More
Peru – Hip-Hop Hooray Herpetofauna Peru 

Peru – Hip-Hop Hooray

Written by and Photos Courtesy of Emily Tees Cover Photo Courtesy of  Mark Bowler This summer I had the utmost pleasure of spending almost three weeks in the Peruvian Amazon with other Southridge students on a biology trip. While in Peru, we assisted biologists from all around  the world and helped university dissertation students with the collection of data to... Read More
Indonesia – Global Finprint Update Indonesia Marine Invertebrates Marine Mammals Project Sites 

Indonesia – Global Finprint Update

Written by and photos courtesy of Samantha Sherman This summer was the second Global FinPrint field trip to the Bau Bau Marine Site but it was the first trip that included OpWall Research Assistants (RAs). The Global FinPrint Project (www.globalfinprint.org), a Paul G. Allen initiative that looks at global populations of elasmobranchs (sharks and rays) on tropical coral reefs using... Read More
Peru – Enter the Forest Peru Project Sites 

Peru – Enter the Forest

Written by and photos courtesy of Dael Sassoon One thought kept echoing in my mind since the first day of the expedition: I don’t want to leave. Considering I only stayed in Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve for two weeks, the Amazon didn’t take long to steal my heart. I believe a piece of it is still there, surrounded by the towering... Read More