Expedition Handbook

The Expedition Handbook is full of practical information and advice for anyone planning field research or expeditions.

Funding an expedition

Fundraising can be one of the most challenging elements to planning your expedition. We have a number of resources to help you secure the finances to make your field project a success.

British Standard BS 8848

BS 8848 is the British Standard for organising and managing visits, fieldwork, expeditions, and adventurous activities outside the UK.

Gap planning toolkit

This toolkit is designed to help you in the process of planning your gap year and your travels.

GIS manual for expeditions

GISci can be an invaluable tool within field research. This manual provides details of fieldwork techniques, from compass surveying to GPS locating, helping you to make use of GISci within your research.

Field centres database

The World Register of Field Centres identifies sites for environmental research, anywhere in the world.