India Update #13

As we floated past a funeral possession I asked the youngest of the boatman, Perkesh, if people were sad when a loved one died? He replied “when someone has lived a long time we cannot ...

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India Update #12

Our expedition is complete! We spent the past 10 days on the River Ganges traveling from Allahabad to Gazipur. Although this may not compare in duration to some of my other expeditions we will take ...

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India Update #10

We’re almost healthy and we’re just about to return to the Ganga. I have no clue how web access will be for the coming days so you may not hear from me for a while ...

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India Update #9

Five years ago when I worked for Waterkeeper I met a renowned environmental lawyer in Vancouver, B.C by the name of Douglas Chapman. I stayed at his place for a week. Last year he passed ...

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India Update #7

Here are some new pictures.  The fog has finally lifted on the river and warm days of sun have returned. With regards to Mohd Ahmad… Roy and Jen Quinn are taking the lead if you ...

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India Update #6

Just about to head down to the river and I realized I could access these pictures after all (unable to download 64 GB cards at the moment). You will see Mohd Ahmad below, his eyes ...

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India Update #5

24 hours ago after a 15 hour day of travel that encompassed a series of planes, trains and automobiles our luck seemed to have run out.  Somewhere between a bus and a tuk-tuk ride to ...

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India Update #4

Hey River Rats, We had a crazy day of travel yesterday and I have an incredible story I will share soon.  For now enough these pictures from Allahabad. Tomorrow we push out. -b

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