Events

2018 Meseta De Ichum Scientific Expedition

  • January 25, 2018
  • On January 25, 2018, there will be a World Parks Expedition to the Meseta de Ichum in Southern Venezuela to the never-explored-before southern half of the Meseta along the Ichum River and on the raised dome center. (To download the 2013 Explorers Club expedition report to provide background information on the importance of the Meseta, please click on this link: Download Explorers Club report.) The core team of this expedition will consist of Venezuelan scientists (entomologist, herpetologist, botanist) and the renown Charles Brewer-Carias (discoverer of the Charles Brewer Cave. We are inviting a few non-Venezuelan scientists to join. If you are interested to be part of this expediton and have an expertise that you think will add to the strength of the team, please write to Jeff Shea.