Tree climbing connectsAs a professional tree climbing instructor (yes, there is a such an occupation that requires you to never grow up) and technical tree climber for over 20 years, I've had the pleasure of introducing over 15,000 people into the canopies around the world. The type of tree climbing we teach and encourage, when…See More
For close to 20 years, Master Tree Climbing Instructor Tim Kovar has been climbing trees and providing instruction in the remote jungles of the world. Kovar has taught tree climbing to
canopy researchers worldwide, including ornithologists in Indonesia, primatologists in Uganda, entomologists in Ethiopia, and herpetologists in India and Central America. He has worked extensively with domestic and international researchers studying tree biology, forest ecology and the effects of climate change.
He consults with eco-tour operators and guides tree climbing expeditions in India, Asia, Central America and the Amazon basin. He also works aloft with film crews, photographers and writers and served as the personal tree climbing instructor to Richard Preston, author of New York Times bestseller, "The Wild Trees".
Hi Tim, Warm welcome to C&NN Connect. I'm the forum host. I'm glad you found us and hope you make yourself at home in discussions and groups. What a great bio! Our Natural Teachers Network and Conservation group will probably interest you, among others. I hope you'll share your activities, ideas and photos with us and find this a rich source of resources. For any questions about the network, see our FAQ page. Hope to see you here again soon.