Sunday, January 20, 2013

Mekong River Journey

Follow along as one Conservancy scientist takes his family on the adventure of a lifetime!

Jeff Opperman, senior freshwater scientist, is taking a once-in-a–lifetime trip down the Mekong River in Southeast Asia with his wife and two children, ages 8 and 10. They're going to charter boats and visit villages along the way – an epic family adventure. Return here for updates and follow Jeff on Twitter.
Slideshow: Xe Pian Conservation Area
Slideshow: Visit to Xe Pian Conservation Area
Slideshow: Four Thousand Island
Tubing- Mekong Journey
Slideshow: Into the Heart of Darkness
Swimming the Mekong 215x143
Slideshow: Downriver to Luang Prabang, Laos
Fisherman on the Mekong
Beyond the Myth: The Bounteous Mekong
Chiang Khong
Slideshow: From Chiang Rai to Chiang Khong
Bangkok Canal Slideshow
Slideshow: The Journey Begins
Leaving For Mekong River Trip
Revenge of the White Christmas
Exploring the Mekong’s Uncertain Future
Opperman Family
Mekong River Journey: An Introduction
Irrawaddy Dolphin Thumb
Mekong River Quiz