Giles Norcup is a student who has just graduated with a Bsc in Animal biology and Conservation. He has a keen interest in Madagascar and its wildlife, especially members of the Uroplatus genus. This was his first visit to Madagascar and he is already planning the next one!
In Search of Uroplatus henkeli
Madagascar has been on my list of places to go and see the wildlife for a long while now and this year I finally got the chance! The organisation I would be helping to collect data for is called ‘Operation Wallacea’, a charity that has base camps in nine countries worldwide. I would be going out to the dry forest region east of Mahajanga, to be staying in a research camp and two satellite camps just outside the village of Mariano. More