Researchers from the Global Wildlife Conservation discovered what is believed to be a new species of tarantula in Kaieteur National Park and the Upper Potaro area. A stunning blue tarantula is one of 30 new species discovered by scientists in Guyana. The amazing arachnid was found hiding in a hollowed-out tree, and is believed to have … Continue reading New Tarantula Species Discovered in Guyana
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When everyone helps out, great things can happen. Just a few days ago the WWF, the Protected Areas Commission of Guyana (who we are partnering with on the expedition), and the Suriname government signed to ensure 10% of the coastline of the two nations be converted to marine protected areas by 2020. This is fantastic … Continue reading 10% of Guyanese coastline to become protected areas!
Last week the Guyana Expedition team supported the Exploration Society Quiz where all proceeds go towards providing First Aid training to all the expedition teams later in March. It was an excellent evening for bonding and of coarse a great cause! Preparing the team ready to prevent and handle emergency situations in the field is vital … Continue reading First Aid Fundraiser!