I think the most important thing to say, right from the start, is that you don't have to know what you're doing.
Wondered about that big lump of land off of South Africa that you've never noticed? Or longed to set foot on perhaps the last proper chunk of Gondwana left adrift in the Pacific.
Back in January I pitched an idea to a panel of rather smart business folks. I thought anything conservation related might be a tough sell, but I gave it a shot anyway.
Sitting beside a huge cocha (oxbow lake) deep in the Peruvian Amazon one evening, I could only conclude that the folks behind illegal logging, had clearly never..