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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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Video: Galapagos Diving, Blue-Footed Booby Style

Video: Galapagos Diving, Blue-Footed Booby Style

WWF April 12, 2017 0

Many travelers venture to the Galapagos in search of the famous blue-footed booby. I was no exception. I couldn’t wait to see the bright blue feet I’d only seen in photos. We spent the

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Being Present and Finding Peace in the Galapagos Islands

Being Present and Finding Peace in the Galapagos Islands

Natural Habitat Adventures April 10, 2017 0

The Galapagos is one of my favorite places on the planet! I am very fortunate, I know, to have been able to visit these islands more than once. When you travel somewhere new, of

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A Rare Moment with Galapagos Sea Turtles

A Rare Moment with Galapagos Sea Turtles

Natural Habitat Adventures March 6, 2017 0

The Galapagos Islands are filled with magic, and everywhere you turn there is something new and interesting to marvel upon. Whether it’s a watching a red-footed booby feeding its young, a frigate bird puffing

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Galapagos—A Natural History Classroom for All Ages | Olaf’s Corner

Galapagos—A Natural History Classroom for All Ages | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver February 4, 2016 0

The whole family was already out of their berths at the rapid rise of the equatorial sun and their six-year-old daughter was on the aft deck, dutifully continuing her outdoor physics experiment. Stopwatch in

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A Galapagos Holiday Poem

A Galapagos Holiday Poem

Natural Habitat Adventures December 23, 2015 0

Nat Hab Operations Coordinator Tricia Brennan recently returned from one of Nat Hab’s Galapagos Islands adventures. Tricia loves Christmas, so she decided to share her Galapagos memories with us in the form of a lovely

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