What are expeditions?

Some articles on expeditions, expedition:

List Of Arctic Expeditions
... This list of Arctic expeditions is a timeline of historic expeditions in, and explorers of, the Arctic ...
La Salle Expeditions
... The Expeditions of René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle were a series of trips into the Mississippi and Ohio Valley by French explorers led by René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La ... The expeditions led to the establishment of an overland trade route connecting French colonies in Canada with French colonies in Louisiana ... All of the land covered in the expedition was claimed on behalf of Louis XIV, King of France, and initiated a period of French control in the region that would last for nearly a century ...
Surgical Eye Expeditions International - Programs - International
... SEE International coordinates short-term medical expeditions all over the world at the request of ophthalmologists in host countries whose communities are ... In 2007, SEE International held 72 expeditions in 34 countries, screened 40,610 patients and performed 9,308 surgeries ... SEE expeditions are typically one week long ...
Carlos Muñoz Pizarro - Expeditions
... Many expeditions throughout Chile allowed him to become familiar with the flora of Chile and turned him into a tireless disseminator of its peculiarities ...
Southampton University Air Squadron - Adventurous Training - Expeditions Abroad
... to be in a position to organise and participate in overseas expeditions ... student instructors have assisted regular forces to mount expeditions overseas, most recently Rock Climbing high in the Italian Dolomites ... With an enhanced emphasis on expeditions, the RAF no longer supports exclusive downhill skiing and instead focuses on the significantly more arduous ski touring ...