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Specialist Fees - Rate Chart
December 1, 2011

Rapid assessment: Includes exploration, bat population estimate, invertebrate indicator-species inventory, hydrological status, archaeological evidence (pictograms, petroglyphs, potsherds, etc), images, video, and written report. 150 USD/site plus travel expenses (fuel required from Kingston)
Physical surveys and mapping 250-1,000 USD - Price quoted after initial assessment
Guiding & equipment supply: Includes vertigear, ropes & helmets for up to five people; GPS track and point records in JAD2001 shape files with plotting on 1:50,000 topo and 6m DEM sections. 100 USD/day
Transportation (Landrover Discovery) for up to three people plus gear 50 USD/day (minimum 100 USD) + fuel
Field accommodation (contact us for details), without meals 30 USD/person/day, 175 USD/person/week
Field accommodation, plus breakfast and dinner 50 USD/person/day, 315 USD/person/week
Internet access 5 USD/day - 3G - 100MB limit - available anywhere (Lime)
10 USD/day - 4G highspeed - unlimited bandwidth - available only in/near large towns (Digicel)


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