• The Pantanal Diaries IV: Not Ready To Leave

    The Pantanal Diaries IV: Not Ready To Leave0

    Language’s barriers in the field It is somewhat ironic that, close to the end of my journey through Brazil’s Pantanal region, I have become the community’s official Portuguese-English translator. People from Taboco used to call me ‘the American’, before the arrival of an American group from Chatham University. But when your proficiency in Portuguese is barely

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  • The Pantanal Diaries III: Ready to Mix

    The Pantanal Diaries III: Ready to Mix0

    After getting settled into Brazilian Pantanal and facing the challenges of hard fieldwork, Chiara experiences the thrill of archaeological discoveries. Volunteering at WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) Brazil does not solely mean doing fieldwork in the Pantanal and Cerrado regions. It’s much more than that: not only you get the chance to interact with wild animals,

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  • The Pantanal Diaries II: Ready To Get Dirty

    The Pantanal Diaries II: Ready To Get Dirty0

    Emerge into Brazil’s swamp, with Chiara and the Wildlife Conservation Society. 

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