Team Chikhi concluded its first mission of 2018 in North Eastern Madagascar, visiting and assessing the biological diversity of several forest fragments. The study region is located west of Sambava, where the few remaining forest fragments have yet to be explored.
Along the way, our fieldwork team traversed kilometres of difficult roads, crossed rivers, climbed mountains, and enjoyed exceptional views before arriving at the forests.
Preparation of the first mission:
On our way to reach the forest:
A small ‘window’ to the Biodiversity of the visited forests: