Having never kayaked before, Ian set off to hike and paddle Sri Lanka’s longest river from source to sea. From the country’s third highest peak – Totapola Kanda – Ian travelled through tea plantations, ancient city-states, and modern tourist destinations. This journey challenged his ideas of river travel and demonstrated the difficulties of water security for developing nations.
From shadowy mangroves to the deep oceans, Helen will chart the course of seashells through history. She will explore their use as currency to their impact on modern-day technologies.
12 December 2016
With over 90 leading field scientists and explorers, the Explore weekend is unmissable for inspiration, advice and contacts.
Earth Photo is an international competition and exhibition created by the Society and Forestry England.
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