Robert Earle HowellsGerineldo "Moises" Chavez
The ultimate man vs. wilderness survivor adventure. Writer Robert Earle Howells, winner of the 2009 Travel Journalist of the Year Silver Award, heads into the pristine Peruvian Amazon with a local guide, Moises Chavez, on a jungle survival trip. "You take no food, no water, no shelter. It's just you and the mysterious abundance of the rainforest. I had Moises, but did I have what it took to survive?"
The Rain Forest Wisdom of Moises Chavez" was runner up for the prestigious Teddy Award for the nation's best conservation film, named in honor of President Theodore Roosevelt.