Liza Hollingshead (
15 Dec 1996 17:18:17 GMT


sponsored and organised for 7 years by:
Ecologia Foundation, Scotland
EcoInfo Ecology Centre,Ekaterinburg, Russia
Urals Institute of Ecology, Russian Academy of Sciences

HISTORICAL ECOLOGY CAMP: Archaeology & Paleontology
20 July-13 August 1997 €875 / US$1600
3 weeks with Paleontologists from the Urals Institute of Ecology,
Students join scientists on a cave excavation in the South Urals region,
led by Dr Alexander Borodin, Senior Research Scientist. A great
opportunity to work with professionals plus lectures and extensive
practical teaching. Students are encouraged to create on their own
research projects.

Optional extra 3 days in St Petersburg for both groups
13-16 August 1997 €145 / US$250

Departures are from London with the British students unless otherwise
arranged. If you fly direct to Moscow from the US, Canada or Europe the
price will be adjusted accordingly. The cost quoted includes: Return
Airfare London to Moscow, all internal travel in Russia, Ecology
programme, Accommodation and Food, visits to Moscow & Ekaterinburg.
Travel Insurance, Visas & Museum entrance extra.

Travel Insurance is a mandatory extra. UK residents may buy their Travel
Insurance through Ecologia. Residents of all other countries must buy it
at home. Travel Insurance with adequate medical cover is also a
requirement of the Russian Embassy before they will issue a Visa.

Ecologia will arrange Visas for UK Residents. For residents of other
countries Ecologia provide you with Visa Support and detailed
instructions on how to apply for a Visa from your nearest Russian

US University Credit: you may be able to receive credit as a directed or
independent study course through your own university or college. Check
first and then tell us what further information you need on the Russian
scientists, their academic credentials and details of the course they
offer. You may also be in touch with them directly via e-mail:

<<<<< Apply for information SOON as many funding deadlines close in
March >>>>>

To Apply contact:

Ecologia Foundation
The Park, Forres
Moray IV36OTZ Scotland
tel/Fax: +44-(0)1309-690995

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Ecologia Foundation is a registered Scottish Charity engaged in
supporting Russian non-government organisations involved with Youth and
Ecology since 1988.