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Explore21 Expedition to Papua New Guinea



  • Existence: 2014    


Intensive surveys of birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians, and their viruses and parasites, and to collect specimens, and influence public health policies. 7 weeks beginning September in Papua New Guinea (interior).


Personnel: Christopher Raxworthy, Paul Sweet, Brett Benz, Neil Duncan; and 3 Papua New Guinea field biologists: Bulisa Iova, Enock Kale and Michael Kigl.

Department: Departments of Herpetology, Ornithology and Mammalogy

Sponsors: Kathryn P. and Thomas L. Kempner, and Linda R. and William E. Macaulay

Sources: AMNH Rotunda, Winter 2015, Vol 40 No. 1, pp. 10-13



Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Explore21 Expedition to Papua New Guinea Image and Video Collection

Identifier: MA.2022.003
Scope and Contents

Collection contains digital images and moving pictures captured by Paul Sweet during the 2014 Explore21 Expedition to Papua New Guinea. Content illustrates regular activities of expedition team.

Dates: 2014