By Justin Jones, Editorial Assistant
Following the publication of our June issue
, we heard from Eva Schnopfhagen of Interhunt (http://www.interhunt.com/
; 011-43-664-9269462) that we had made a significant error in our reporting on Paul Decleva's hunt for Anatolian chamois and Bezoar ibex in Turkey
in that issue. Due to a misunderstanding on our part, we stated that the hunt was booked through Eva Schnopfhagen but actually conducted by another organization. Turns out that we were completely wrong on that score; Schnopfhagen personally arranged all details of the hunt with independent contractors.
We spoke to Paul Decleva to clear this issue up. He says that once he arrived in Instanbul, he was met by "fixers" at the airport. He connected with the English-speaking translator/guide on his journey to Erzurum. Once in Erzurum he met with head guide Abdullah, who sometimes works for other tour operators.....