Bob Szaro

Bob Szaro grew up fascinated by nature and started bird-watching while in grade school. His love of birds has led to travels and research around the world including many trips to Central and South America. His passion for different cultures, natural history and photography has led to his exploring the variety of landscapes found in Costa Rica starting in 1982 from the cloud forests of Monteverde to the dry forests of Guanacaste. Bob retired in 2008 as Chief Scientist for Biology for the US Geological Survey in Reston, Virginia. Bob received a Dual Bachelors Degree in Wildlife and Fisheries Biology from Texas A&M University (1970), a Masters Degree in Zoology from the University of Florida (1972), and a Doctoral Degree in Ecology from Northern Arizona University (1976). He also completed the Senior Executive Fellows program at Harvard University (1993). Bob currently serves as a consultant to the Smithsonian Institution on biodiversity, climate change, and tiger conservation.
 
Multiple Departures, 2014 & 2015
15 days
Discover Peru's enigmatic Machu Picchu and Darwin’s “living laboratory” of the Galápagos
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Multiple Departures, 2014 & 2015
12 days
Explore the natural wonders of Costa Rica on this active adventure
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Multiple Departures, 2014 & 2015
14 days
Explore the natural wonders of Africa on safari with our experts
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