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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Silverback Gorilla in Africa

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Silverback Gorilla in Africa

Kendal Bower January 26, 2018 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we selected a silverback mountain gorilla striking a pose. Photographer Benjamin Thomas took this

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Twisted Terms: “SAVES Act” Actually Harms Endangered Species

Twisted Terms: “SAVES Act” Actually Harms Endangered Species

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 10, 2017 1

There’s a sinister bill making its way through Congress, but you probably don’t know about it. The reason you don’t know about it is because of its name. It’s called the “SAVES Act” (Saving

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Gorilla Conservation Coffee

Gorilla Conservation Coffee

Natural Habitat Adventures October 2, 2017 0

Mountain gorillas are some of our closest relatives, sharing as much as 98 percent of our human genes. This remarkable similarity is part of what makes it so profound to spend an hour with

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Uganda Travel Tale: A Safari Full of Smiles (Even from a Gorilla!)

Uganda Travel Tale: A Safari Full of Smiles (Even from a Gorilla!)

Natural Habitat Adventures March 9, 2015 0

By Sarah Raby, Africa Adventure Director & Group Specialist. She just returned from Nat Hab’s Great Uganda Gorilla Safari.  Read on to find out how Uganda surprised her, in the best possible way! All

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WWF Report: 52 Percent of the World’s Biodiversity Is Gone

WWF Report: 52 Percent of the World’s Biodiversity Is Gone

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 7, 2014 18

When the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released its Living Planet Report 2014 on September 30, it wasn’t the usual doom-and-gloom environmental news story that is forgotten the next day. The report—the result of a science-based

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Travel Tales: Face to Face With The Mountain Gorillas Of Rwanda

Travel Tales: Face to Face With The Mountain Gorillas Of Rwanda

Natural Habitat Adventures May 19, 2014 0

Valerie Wimberly, a Sky Ambassador in Nat Hab’s air department, shares reflections and photos from her recent trip to Rwanda to see Africa’s endangered mountain gorillas. After only an hour or so of hiking

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