Journal #5: Riverboat Living

Rio Japurá, Brazil

Take a tour of the Comandante Abreu, and find out what it’s like to live and work aboard an Amazonian riverboat during a scientific expedition. This is the fifth installment in a series of video journals by Dr. Jason Weckstein documenting the 2007 joint expedition between The Field Museum and Brazil’s Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi to survey Amazonian birds along the Rio Japurá and its tributaries.

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Video