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Machu Picchu’s Best Kept Secrets

Machu Picchu’s Best Kept Secrets

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl January 25, 2016 0

Sitting proudly at the top the bucket list of anyone who loves to travel, Machu Picchu – the “Lost City of the Incas” – is one of the most spectacular ancient ruins in all of

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Further Up the Amazon River

Further Up the Amazon River

Natural Habitat Adventures January 18, 2016 0

I’ve been to the Amazon before – several times, actually. I’ve led trips in the neo-tropics and been on more rain forest hikes than I could ever remember. So to say I thought I

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Join Two WWF Conservation Experts in the Amazon

Join Two WWF Conservation Experts in the Amazon

Tania Curry September 23, 2015 0

For 40 years WWF has been working in the Amazon, a biodiverse and ecologically important rain forest that produces more than 90 billion metric tons of carbon and also houses more than 30 million

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The Achuars’ Amazon – Time to Pray? | Olaf’s Corner

The Achuars’ Amazon – Time to Pray? | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver January 7, 2014 0

Our lanky teenage-looking pilot closed his eyes and prayed quietly before takeoff into the immense, emerald-green void of the Ecuadorian Amazon. His murmurs were indecipherable through the roar of the old rattling Cessna operated

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Amazon Trees: Carbon Holders or Releasers?

Amazon Trees: Carbon Holders or Releasers?

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 5, 2013 1

We humans have a long history of looking to trees for sustenance. For thousands of years, our forests have supplied our food, fuel, and shelter. While we still count on them today to provide

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