My Trip To Mongolia

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My Trip To Mongolia

  1. 1. My Trip to Mongolia Summer 2009<br />
  2. 2. Mongolian Empire<br />Temujin, who later became Genghis Khan (Ultimate General) and his grandsons, expanded the boundaries of Mongolia and from 1206-1369 the Mongolia Empire stretched from China to Greece and from the Himalayas to southern Russia. It was the largest land empire the world has ever known.<br />
  3. 3. Mongolia Today<br />Mongolia is a land locked country bordering Russia, China and Kazakhstan. <br />Mongolia consists of steppe, desert and mountain ecosystems.<br />
  4. 4. Why go to such a remote place?<br />Research<br />Travel<br />Friends<br />
  5. 5. Travel through the Mongolian Countryside<br />Shermans<br />Tight Squeeze!<br />Traffic!<br />
  6. 6. Pallas Cat Research Center<br />click to start<br />
  7. 7. Accommodations<br />Ger<br />
  8. 8. Our classroom/research site<br />
  9. 9. Journal Entries<br />
  10. 10. Pallas Kittens<br />Sherman traps<br />
  11. 11. Catching a Wild Pallas CatDon’t Try this at home!<br />Pallas<br /> Cat<br />Narka with bootlace noose<br />
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  13. 13. Wild female in her den<br />
  14. 14. Her View<br />
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  16. 16. Moilt Research Camp<br />
  17. 17. Wild Takhi<br />Click to start<br />
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  20. 20. more journal entries…<br />
  21. 21. Independent Trip to the Gobi Desert<br />
  22. 22. KhamarynKhiidand Shambala<br />
  23. 23. Terelj National Park<br />
  24. 24. hand drawn map of Terelj<br />
  25. 25. Ecotourism Ger Camp<br />
  26. 26. Naadam Festival<br />The Three Manly Sports: Horse Racing, Wrestling and Archery<br />
  27. 27. Friends and Family<br />Baagii and Priscilla<br />Baagii’s Whole Family<br />Baagii and me<br />Me and Belguun<br />Ghengis, me, Baagii and Priscilla<br />
  28. 28. Mongolian Night<br />Horses galloping<br />Almost too dark to see<br />Jumping foals delight<br />Quick lightning flashes<br />Bright clouds beyond mountain ridge<br />Thunder drawing close<br />Fire in the ger stove<br />Candlelight glows, cozy, warm<br />Rain outside? Who cares?<br />Too cozy with fire?<br />Shedding another layer!<br />Who needs clothes in ger?<br />Step outside for air<br />Glowing half moon through clouds peaks<br />River lullaby<br />Mountain River Steppe<br />Mongolian dreams are real<br />Sleeping in a ger<br />

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