Tag Archives: GPS

Keep on Keepin´ On

Saturday was another day of working on the north side of the river. More driving, stopping, and recording GPS and land cover characteristics.  Thrilling, I know. Remember when I said we had to traverse some less-than-great roads? Well I haven’t … Continue reading

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Work work work.

Tuesday was a hard working day.  We hit the road around 7:15am, but not without a moment of Richard not knowing how to start/maintain his new motorbike. His stepdad had to come help us out. He’s not the best driver, … Continue reading

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¨How I Spent My Summer¨ or ¨I am not ´motorcycle people´¨

I am not a fan of motorcycles. My bum is sore from spending 7+ hours on motorcycles every day. I pray for my life whenever a truck or car passes me, bumps nearly throw me off the bike (Richard isn’t … Continue reading

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Pto Maldonado – Work Days 1&2

The last 2 days have been exhausting! Let’s just say working for an entire day is a lot tougher than I expected. My day 1: waking up in a foreign country, breakfast with your guide, hit the road by 8:15am, … Continue reading

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T-minus 92 hours and counting.

It’s Friday at 12:30pm.  I leave for Peru at 8:30am on Tuesday. You’d think I’d be better prepared for this, a crucial trip for my doctoral dissertation (and my career). As for the actual work, I still haven’t decided on … Continue reading

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