expeditions_amazon2014 Amazon River Expedition

Scientists of the Global Rivers Observatory invite you to join them on their first annual river expedition, this year to the largest river on Earth – the Amazon River in the heart of the Brazilian rain forest.  This unique expedition allows guest to experience this amazing ecosystem.  You will also see how scientists study the ecology and chemistry of rivers and participate in discussions that lead to new scientific projects, a stage in scientific research rarely witnessed by non-scientists.