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Peru – “We’re gonna need a bigger boat” – Part 3 Expedition Diaries Peru Project Sites 

Peru – “We’re gonna need a bigger boat” – Part 3

Written by and Photos Courtesy of Catherine Yates – to find Catherines own blog visit: catswonderings Catherine spent 6 weeks with Opwall doing her dissertation on primates and has very kindly given us blog posts that we will publish as part of a mini-series with this post being the final part! “Bitter Sweet” Time is a funny thing, and certainly... Read More
Peru – “We’re gonna need a bigger boat” – Part 2 Expedition Diaries Peru Project Sites 

Peru – “We’re gonna need a bigger boat” – Part 2

Written by and Photos Courtesy of Catherine Yates – to find Catherines own blog visit: catswonderings “The Perils of Primates” As an experienced primatologist you would assume that our leader would have found her ‘jungle feet’, a feat that has monumental advantage in any jungle. Having the ability to follow a group of tiny tamarins through dense liana forest requires... Read More
Peru – We just clicked… Expedition Diaries Peru Project Sites 

Peru – We just clicked…

Written by and Photos Courtesy of Saadia Khan I recently joined a research dissertation programme through Operation Wallacea, which are an organisation that run a series of biological and conservation programmes in remote locations across the world with specific wildlife conservation aims in mind. My time in Peru involved working with ecologists, scientists, academics and postgraduate researchers that specialised in various... Read More
Peru – The Life of a Tropical Bird Ecologist Conservation Expedition Diaries Peru Project Sites 

Peru – The Life of a Tropical Bird Ecologist

Written by and photos courtesy of Fergus Eakin I would like to share my experience, as a research assistant, on the Peruvian Opwall expedition. As an ecologist I have been captivated by the rainforest since the first time I ever watched a David Attenborough documentary. Unfortunately, there isn’t any tropical rainforest in the UK. So I signed up with Opwall and... Read More