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Indian Himalaya

Habitat & CULTURE

APril 8–May 22 2020

APril 8–May 22 2021

15 Quarter Credits

Learn about the amazing biodiversity of the Indian Himalayan mountains

Examine how India struggles to balance wildland habitat conservation with the needs of local subsistence farmers

Explore unique topics such as medicinal plant use, agricultural ecology, human-wildlife interactions, and mountain spirituality

Gain a profound appreciation for the lives of indigenous mountain peoples of the Himalayas

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South Africa

Oceans and Wildlife

APRIL 8–MAY 22 2020

APRIL 8–MAY 22 2021

15 Quarter Credits

Examine the rich wildlife at the interface of the Atlantic and Indian Oceans

Learn the fundamentals of temperate marine and coastal ecology

Gain biodiversity assessment and wildlife survey techniques

Discover our human origins and history along the Southern Cape

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Taiwan

Biodiversity and culture

APRIL 8–MAY 22 2021

15 Quarter Credits

Experience first-hand how this unique island’s special combination of climate and plate tectonics creates a surprising wildlife sanctuary

Research highly endangered flora and fauna, including Dugongs, Pangolins, Martens and Leopard Cats

Backpack a transect from alpine tundra to tropical rainforests to monitor ecosystem health

Meet members of the Indigenous Austronesian tribe to understand the friction between development and conservation efforts

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