Masungi Georeserve joins the National Geographic Explorers Festival

July 3, 2017 5:21 pm

Our project manager recently joined the first National Geographic Explorers Festival in Washington D.C. for accomplishing research funded by the science and media giant at Masungi Georeserve.

 

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Ann Dumaliang joins more than 130 National Geographic explorers from all over the world to celebrate new discoveries and discuss world-changing ideas in the field of science, conservation, exploration and storytelling.

 

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Among the fascinating scientists present at the event were Neil Tyson, famed astrophysicist and Star Talk host, and James Cameron, an explorer and filmmaker behind Avatar and Titanic.

 

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The National Geographic Society headquartered in Washington D.C. has provided a grant in 2016 for Masungi Georeserve’s biodiversity, culture and landscape. The grant has resulted in the production of educational materials for Masungi Georeserve and its community, including posters, a storybook, conferences and scientific field trips.

 

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