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Interested in conservation and earning course credit?!

Seeking Adventure? Interested in Conservation?

On Thursday November 13th at 4:30pm in BSB 108 , Dr. Justin Hines of the field
research organization Operation Wallacea will be giving a presentation about
opportunities available for students next summer. Choice of location
includes the cloud forests and coral reefs of Honduras, the lush tropical
rainforest and immense coral reefs of Indonesia, the rivers and estuaries of
the Peruvian Amazon, the bush of northeastern South Africa, and the coral
reefs of Cuba.

Opportunities include:

* Earning field biology credit 3R03/4J03, 2 weeks gets you 3 units

* Gathering data for undergraduate thesis’

* Learning to dive on an uninhabited tropical island among world
class coral reefs

* Jungle trekking in pristine unsurveyed rainforests seeking out
species new to science

* Working on sustainable community development projects with the
locals (Indonesia, Honduras)

* Surveying river dolphins, manatees, uakari and spider monkeys and
macaws along the Peruvian Amazon

* Performing big game surveys and assessing bush habitat (South

There are over 40 projects available for research assistants and over 150
individual research projects. So come to the presentation and hear more
about what this exciting program has to offer!

If you can’t make this meeting or would like more information there will be a follow up meeting on Tuesday November 18th from 4:30-6:30pm in BSB 136.

For further details please visit our website
<> and if you have further questions please contact
the office either via e-mail at [email protected] or by phone on (905)
You can also ask myself questions through the facebook event 426678779904
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