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Uyuni and Southern Bolivia

Apparently high altitude is not my friend. In fact, high altitude shares its sweets with all the other kids in the playground whilst I sit on the sidelines, dizzy, breathless and alone. 911 more words

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Whitefish Ecology in Coastal Lagoons

Coastal Arctic lagoons represent important habitat for a diversity of fish species and sustain a vital subsistence fishery for Alaskan villages. Despite the ecological and cultural importance of coastal lagoons, very little research has been conducted on lagoon fish communities in the western Arctic. 172 more words


Our Desert Adventure: Lagunas Miscanti & Miñiques (3/4)

This week is ‘half term’ week here in Chile, therefore the girls and I headed north to ‘San Pedro de Atacama’ to explore some beautiful sights. 390 more words

Lençóis Maranhenses. Maranhão, Brasil (see related photos in my Brasil Album) by LKungJr

Parque Nacional dos Lençóis Maranhenses is located in Maranhao State; a roughly 600 sq mile area. Although it looks like a desert, it isn’t as there over 40 inches of rain per year here. 93 more words


Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

Expect the unexpected… strikes and protests completely blocked the streets of Bolivia preventing all journeys from La Paz to Uyuni, so we had to take a detour up to Potosi (highest city in the world,) then back down. 1,005 more words