He has been involved with a variety of research expeditions, from the Peruvian Amazon to the Dhofar Mountains and more. James is an accomplished public speaker and writer having spoken at TEDx and been published in The Biologist and The Guardian. He is also a keen advocate of ‘Citizen Science‘ and founder of Discover Conservation believing that science and adventure go hand in hand.
James runs this website, with a focus on encouraging young conservationists. He blogs about expeditions, motivation, adventure and how to get involved. He writes a monthly newsletter with the most popular articles and news. Find out more about James or get in touch.
In December 2015 James is leading a team of international scientists on an expedition to a remote part of Northern Madagascar. Here they will collaborate with local conservationists, working to understand the effects of habitat fragmentation on animals communities.
The team are also currently crowdfunding to raise money to equip Malagasy university students that will join them in the field. This short clip gives an overview of the expedition, follow our progress here.
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Browse recent expeditions from Finland to Oman and the Amazon to the Caucasus.
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