South Ameria is a continent with megadiverse ecosystems side by side. We work with local and indigenous people to understand and protect these places for their own sake and for the essential services they provide to humanity.
||Pantanal Expedition, Brazil, 2002
Join CI's adventures in the Pantanal and Cerrado regions of Brazil. The Pantanal Expedition occurred in late February 2002, but you can still follow their entire journey through this virtual Expedition.
||Nangaritza Expedition, Ecuador, 2009
Data from this expedition will support the proposal by the local people for stronger protection which will enable them to zone the area for strict protection, research, tourism and other livelihood activities.
||Caura River Basin, Venezuela, 2000
Join field biologists tracking species in Venezuela's Caura River Basin. They surveyed freshwater fishes, invertebrates and plants, and evaluated water quality and geomorphology. Not bad for a three week trip.
IN DEPTH: See a list of all CI South America expeditions