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Drones: Wildlife Difficulty or Poaching Deterrent?

Drones: Wildlife Difficulty or Poaching Deterrent?

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 14, 2017 0

Drones have become popular conservation tools. The Bureau of Land Management, the Department of the Interior and the U.S. Geological Survey have all used unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to monitor wildlife populations or to

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Orangutan Chief

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Orangutan Chief

Kendal Yoakum September 4, 2015 0

Every Friday we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we selected a gorgeous close-up of a male orangutan in Borneo. Photographer Mary Fine captured this moment while

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Nature Paradise & Conservation awaits in Borneo: Top Wildlife Photos

Nature Paradise & Conservation awaits in Borneo: Top Wildlife Photos

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl August 18, 2015 0

Borneo, perhaps one of the last true nature paradise destinations, also happens to be the third largest island in the world and the largest in Asia. Located in Southeast Asia’s Malay Archipelago, this rugged,

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Five Wildlife Reserves & Parks You Shouldn’t Miss

Five Wildlife Reserves & Parks You Shouldn’t Miss

WWF October 29, 2014 0

Wildlife reserves offer safe haven to some of the planet’s most vulnerable species and give visitors the opportunity to view them responsibly. Here are five of our favorites: Pacaya Samiria Reserve, Peruvian Amazon Where:

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2014 National Geographic Photo Contest Amazes

2014 National Geographic Photo Contest Amazes

Chris Miller October 27, 2014 0

National Geographic Magazine annual photo contest is under way again! Photographers can submit their stunning shots up until the October 31st deadline. Here are a few of our favorite wildlife photo submissions so far

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10 Interesting Facts about Orangutans

10 Interesting Facts about Orangutans

Tania Curry March 3, 2014 0

1.  Where do orangutans live? Orangutans are found only in the rain forests of the Southeast Asian islands of Borneo and Sumatra. They spend nearly their entire lives in trees—swinging in tree tops and

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