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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Cheetah Snooze

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Cheetah Snooze

Kendal Bower March 31, 2017 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we selected a sleepy cheetah. Photographer Matthew Ricker was on safari in Botswana watching elephants in

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Videos: The “Bark Rangers” of Our National Parks

Videos: The “Bark Rangers” of Our National Parks

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 30, 2017 2

Encounters between people and wildlife in our national parks can sometimes go wrong. That’s why the National Park Service is enlisting some very special rangers. Gracie is just one of this new “breed” of park

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Five Surprising Things You Learn While Traveling in KAZA

Five Surprising Things You Learn While Traveling in KAZA

WWF March 29, 2017 0

After many years of writing for WWF and our efforts to create KAZA, a giant protected area spanning five countries in southern Africa, some might think there wouldn’t be anything left for me to

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The U.S. (and Us) Before the Environmental Protection Agency

The U.S. (and Us) Before the Environmental Protection Agency

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 28, 2017 6

As a kid, I looked forward to my weekend road trips with my big sister, who was old enough to have her driver’s license. We usually traveled along Interstate 90, up to northern Wisconsin.

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Polar Bears — Fun Facts for Kids!

Polar Bears — Fun Facts for Kids!

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl March 27, 2017 0

Polar bears, the great white kings of the North, live in the colder regions of the Arctic and subarctic tundra, and they can be seen firsthand in places like Churchill, Manitoba, Canada. Every fall,

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: High Up on a Limb

Wildlife Photo of the Week: High Up on a Limb

Kendal Bower March 24, 2017 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a leopard out of Mala Mala in South Africa. Photographer Janet Sitas

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