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Important National Geographic film on elephants–“Battle for the Elephants”–to be shown in Hogwild barn this Saturday in Cambridge, Vermont (480 Hogback Road), 5pm. Discussion and potluck afterwards. Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
Chimp-n-Sea project, vEcotourism.org, recently introduced its first blogger: Mark Olokotum, alias Mark O, is the main photographer and tour guide for vEcotourism.org in Uganda, and will be bringing vEco content from East Africa as well as presenting vEco materials to … Continue reading
Chimp-n-Sea project, vEcotourism.org, is continuing to produce informative and immersive virtual tours of wild and wonderful places worldwide. The latest vEcotour features Canada’s Gros Morne park, on the comparatively sheltered Western coast of Newfoundland. A geology lover’s paradise, the area has been designated as … Continue reading
Explore a new vEcotour: experience the Susa gorilla group in Rwanda, guided by great ape expert Ian Redmond
Sidle up to one of our world’s greatest living wonders: a group of mighty mountain gorillas browsing and playing in their natural habitat on Mount Karisimbi, Rwanda. The latest vEcotour from vEcotourism.org (a project of Chimp-n-Sea) features 360 degree images, … Continue reading
Today represents a fantastic result for vEcotourism Project Advisors Dr.’s Colin and Lauren Chapman; a long-awaited mobile clinic van for Kibale National Park has finally arrived in Uganda. The Kibale Health and Conservation Project, founded by the couple, works to … Continue reading
Yosina, before renovations. Chimp-n-Sea co-founders Mark Laxer and Sara Lourie spent 5 1/2 weeks in Indonesia, working with Jari Foundation, a local NGO, in part to purchase and plan modifications for Yosina, a 51′ boat to be used for marine … Continue reading
View video of renowned ape and elephant conservationist, Ian Redmond, at Chimp-n-Sea headquarters. Brief appearance made by BORGo (played by Mark Laxer, President of Chimp-n-Sea). http://youtu.be/vnu_hSxemvA
The vEco team is very proud to announce that the virtual ecotourism project has been chosen, out of over 350 applicants, to advance to Stage Two of the Digital Media and Learning Badges Competition.
Guest Post from Sara Lourie, Co-founder of the Chimp-n-Sea Wildlife Conservation Fund “Imagine you’re in a forest, deep in the heart of the Democratic Republic of Congo . . . there are strange noises up above . . .” The … Continue reading
Read Virtual Ecotourism director Mark Laxer’s latest story, a thrilling account of human-wildlife conflict and the tough challenges of conservation in Ishasha, Uganda.