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After Earth Day 2017: An Alphabet from Outer Space

After Earth Day 2017: An Alphabet from Outer Space

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 25, 2017 0

On Saturday, the world celebrated Earth Day 2017. This one took on a different demeanor from Earth Days in our recent past. Reminiscent of the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, this year

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Development Threatens Nearly Half of All Natural World Heritage Sites

Development Threatens Nearly Half of All Natural World Heritage Sites

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 18, 2017 1

The Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System. The Galapagos Islands of Ecuador. Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. These are just three of the 238 natural and mixed (cultural and natural) sites designated as World

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Traveler Story: Botswana—Kalahari, the Delta & Beyond

Traveler Story: Botswana—Kalahari, the Delta & Beyond

Natural Habitat Adventures April 17, 2017 0

“One evening, after a long day of safari drives in the bush, we came upon a young male lion right as dusk was falling. Rather than head back to camp, we decided to follow

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Water!

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Water!

Kendal Yoakum April 7, 2017 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose elephants splashing in a waterhole. While he was out on a game drive

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Cheetah Snooze

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Cheetah Snooze

Kendal Yoakum 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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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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