Field research is tough. You got to walk through uncanny forest path, climb the cliff, walk through the grasses that as tall as you, deals with insect bites or sometimes bat bites. But field research is also fun. Field biologists stay young…
Here are some updates from Jaka Ramadhan, Nuruliawati Yuwono, and Janjiyanto (our field assistant) at facebook.
On 21st August, Jaka wrote: all day session of data entering. Rain can messed up our plans of data collection but rain can also a blessed because you have a full day of rest that you can use for entering your data. Yes, when you work in tropical rainforest, you just cannot rely on your schedule. You need to be flexible because rain can be all day long.
On 24th August, Nuruliawati wrote: Dinner menu for tonight! Fresh river shrimp! Caught by tough field assistant, Janjiyanto and Ran. If anybody can survive and happy in the forest, that is Ran as long as he has his machete!. Fresh river shrimp is fine dining in this area. What else can you ask…. Continue reading Random updates from our young scientists