An interim payment of £800.00 for the Field Trip to Cuba due by Monday 30th January 2016. Confirmed Field Trip dates are 27th March – 11th April 2017.
An expedition to the Isle of Youth off the coast of Cuba. A life-changing opportunity to work on a remote tropical island with internationally recognised experts from the University of Havana. Help them with their research and learn the techniques used in the tropics to study some remarkable plants and animals. Many of these species are endemic to Cuba and found nowhere else in world.
The total cost of the expedition for this year will be confirmed soon, but will be in the region of £1800-£2000. This includes cost of your visa, food, all transport from UWE, accommodation, hire of dive equipment, tank air and dive master fees. Additional cost includes Cuban departure taxes (~£25), your personal wet suit, mask & snorkel, personal first aid kit, personal camping equipment (e.g. sleeping bag, head torch) and the cost of any inoculations.