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In this section you will find more information on useful projects, wildlife holidays, products, etc… In this section affiliate links are used in order to be able to keep this website going. Nonetheless, all reviews here are the own opinion of the writer and everything is done to give a honest review.

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Gringo trails

Gringo Trails – Responsible travel with respect for culture and wildlife

Gringo Trails Responsible travel with respect to culture and wildlife Responsible travel - Ever travelled and asked yourself "Why am I here?” It’s a simple question, but it can keep you occupied for a long time. Are you contributing to the local community and will the next generation still be able to experience your adventure as you are doing it right now? Travelling is great, and we are lucky to ...
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Christmas Wildlife books 2017

Christmas Shopping with Wildlife Impulse

Christmas shopping with Wildlife Impulse
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It's almost Christmas time! Time to do some online shopping. Here I will list a couple of my all-time favourite books together with some nice deals I could find online. For those who are wondering why I promote other people's product: Companies have affiliate programs. This basically means for every customer ...
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Bushnell NatureView Camera trap

Review: Bushnell NatureView – Trail camera settings and specifications

Review: Bushnell NatureView Trail camera settings and specifications The Bushnell NatureView trail camera is a remote wildlife camera or camera trap and is used to monitor wildlife. It’s a decent camera with some additional features (close-up lenses) for monitoring smaller animals. The great advantage of camera traps is the ability to set it up and collect data for a long period of time with a limited human time investment. Check out ...
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Operation Wallacea review

Review of two Operation Wallacea terrestrial sites

Operation Wallacea Terrestrial Sites Mexico and Honduras The aim of this article is to give some more information on two research sites of Operation Wallacea (Opwall) which I visited as a staff member. More specifically, Calakmul (terrestrial research site of Opwall Mexico) and Cusuco (terrestrial research site of Opwall Honduras). Although I intend to help potential participants to further explore the options and make a decision on which Opwall site to ...
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GPS and smartphone

GPS device or GPS Smartphone App for recording Spatial Data

Collecting Spatial dataScientific research and data collection usually stands are falls with the spatial data collection. Location fixes or transect data are often important to accompany your non-spatial data. Whether you need the location of your camera trap in order to come back and find it again, or you are recording opportunistic data, GPS locations are a must nowadays. Usually, GPS devices are used for this, but lately, there are a lot ...
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outdoor footwear

My Favourite Outdoor Footwear (during Fieldwork)

I often get questions about which gear I’m using. In this article, I’ll talk a bit more in detail about my outdoor footwear (affiliate links are used).

During my fieldwork in remote places, I prefer to take some decent shoes and/or boots with me and this decision can be location-related and/or job-related. In general, my outdoor footwear usually consists of some flipflops, a pair of light hiking shoes and a pair ...
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Fun animal games online

Fun animal games online

Don’t expect crazy graphics or so, but I like to list a couple of educational and less education games on wildlife. This list of fun animal games is just a collection of what I found and what people told me to check on. In general, most of them are crap, but fun to play for a little while. Just a heads-up, none of the links about the games are affiliate ...
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