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Happy International Polar Bear Day–Enjoy Our Top Polar Bear Photos!

Happy International Polar Bear Day–Enjoy Our Top Polar Bear Photos!

Emily Deemer February 27, 2015 1

It’s finally here–one of our favorite holidays of the year–International Polar Bear Day!  To celebrate this year, we thought we’d share some of our favorite polar bear photos from our new Wildlife Photo of

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Tales from the Tundra – Sometimes the Best Wildlife Experiences are Heard and Not Seen

Tales from the Tundra – Sometimes the Best Wildlife Experiences are Heard and Not Seen

Natural Habitat Adventures February 26, 2015 0

In honor of Polar Bear Week and International Polar Bear Day, Nat Hab staffers are sharing their tales from the tundra of Churchill. Today, Kit Longnecker recalls a special memory from her recent polar

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Celebrate International Polar Bear Day with Nat Hab Tales from the Tundra

Celebrate International Polar Bear Day with Nat Hab Tales from the Tundra

Kendal Bower February 25, 2015 0

In honor of Polar Bear Week and International Polar Bear Day, Nat Hab staffers will be sharing tales from the tundra of Churchill. Today, Kendal Yoakum recounts a special moment between a mama polar

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A Conservationist’s Top Five Wildlife Moments in Botswana

A Conservationist’s Top Five Wildlife Moments in Botswana

WWF February 25, 2015 0

Rachel Kramer is a Program Officer for Wildlife Conservation and TRAFFIC, the wildlife trade monitoring network. In my last blog, I marveled at the diversity of ecosystems found in Botswana, from the seemingly barren Makgadikgadi pans

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New Climate Study Advises Leaving Fossil Fuels in the Ground. But Will We?

New Climate Study Advises Leaving Fossil Fuels in the Ground. But Will We?

Candice Gaukel Andrews February 24, 2015 14

At the most recent United Nations Climate Change Conference, held in Lima, Peru, in December 2014, more than 190 countries—including the United States—voluntarily agreed to limit carbon emissions in order to keep the world

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Yuko in Action – An Antarctica Travel Tale | Olaf’s Corner

Yuko in Action – An Antarctica Travel Tale | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver February 23, 2015 1

I had a client called Yuko. Tough in action, sweet in demeanor. Big on doing, little on small talk. Those are my favorite kind of clients on expeditions. I was introduced to her and

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