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Gators and turtles and rat snakes, oh my!

Gators and turtles and rat snakes, oh my!

Wendy Redal March 30, 2010 0

It was clear that a Cajun man who’d lived his whole life in South Louisiana had a better eye for spotting wildlife in a swamp than I did. “Look, there’s a barred owl, up

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Nature Makes Us Good-Natured People

Nature Makes Us Good-Natured People

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 23, 2010 11

You’ve probably read oodles of stories, articles and personal anecdotes on the transformative powers of seeing Churchill’s polar bears. And you’ve most likely read a lot of them here, on Natural Habitat Adventures’ website and

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U.N. Denies Polar Bear Trading Ban

U.N. Denies Polar Bear Trading Ban

James Dziezynski March 18, 2010 2

The American led movement to ban the international sale of polar bear products has failed to pass in the United Nations. Opposition from Canada, Norway and Russia prevented the ban from taking place. Despite

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10 Inspirational Nature Quotes

10 Inspirational Nature Quotes

James Dziezynski March 16, 2010 4

For a mid-week boost, we’ve decided to pair some of our favorite nature quotes with photos from our amazing trips. From our polar bear tours to the penguins of Antarctica and everywhere between, enjoy

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Please Don’t Banish Bumpy Roads

Please Don’t Banish Bumpy Roads

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 14, 2010 9

I like bumpy roads. Not the ones permeated with potholes big enough to break an axle or skew tires out of alignment, but the “washboard” ones that make your teeth rattle, your words vibrate

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Technology Is For The Birds | Ben’s Musings

Ben Bressler March 11, 2010 2

Dear Friend, I’m really not a big technology guy. In fact, I think it pretty much stinks. I hate my Blackberry and I loathe my lap top, although I am easily found working one

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