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The Erasmus Darwin Barlow Expedition to Argentina

The EDGE of Existence Erasmus Darwin Barlow Expedition (EDBE) funds two places for UK based early career conservationists to gain valuable experience and aid in the conservation of an endangered and evolutionary distinct species. It allows for young aspiring conservationists to join a 2 to 3 week expedition led by ZSL conservationists and participate in […]

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Meet Kini Ignacio Roesler, our 2015 Hooded Grebe EDGE Fellow

Growing up in the Buenos Aires province of Argentina, provided me with easy access to some of the world’s most incredible natural environments. This connection with nature generated my interest in the world of birds, almost reaching a level of “fanaticism”. My intrigue in Argentinian birds, led me to the local conservation NGOs, Fundación Vida Silvestre […]

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Introducing Micaela Camino, Chacoan peccary EDGE Fellow

My name is Micaela Camino, I am an Argentine biologist working in one of the most amazing places I have ever seen: Chaco, where I work with one of the most unique species on earth: the Chacoan peccary. I have travelled around many different environments in South America, the highest mountains of the continent, the […]

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Every cloud has a silver lining

What comes into your mind when you hear of a person determined to go into the wilderness to study an animal s/he has never seen? Well, that is me. I have had an undying craving to rediscover a one Du Toit’s torrent frog endemic to the Mt Elgon, Kenya and last seen in 1962. Going […]

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EDGE Coral Fellow Ditto Visits London

Ditto dela Rosa is our EDGE Corals Fellow, who works with local governments, academia, community-based organizations and NGOs in the Philippines. One of his projects is ‘Conservation of Mushroom Coral in the Polillo Islands‘, which will act as a flagship for broader coral and marine conservation action. I’m temporarily working at the Conservation Programme office […]

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