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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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The Problem with Palm Oil

The Problem with Palm Oil

Kendal Yoakum July 6, 2014 7

Palm oil has been in the news a lot lately. Commonly used in the food industry, it has been touted as a healthier alternative to many other oils. Early this month, the groups Forest

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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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50 Fun Facts about your Favorite Fauna

50 Fun Facts about your Favorite Fauna

Tania Curry March 3, 2014 1

Lions and whale sharks and bears, oh my! We’ve compiled 50 fascinating facts about five of the most popular wildlife you like to see on our tours: Pandas, whale sharks, lions, polar bears and

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Top 10 Cutest Mother/Baby Wildlife Photos: A Mother’s Day Tribute

Top 10 Cutest Mother/Baby Wildlife Photos: A Mother’s Day Tribute

guest May 7, 2013 1

Moms love us unconditionally, they are the glue of our families, and they work extremely hard usually receiving little praise in return.  This is every bit as true in the animal kingdom as well. 

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Wilderness Survival School for Orangutans

Wilderness Survival School for Orangutans

Lisa Poppleton July 31, 2012 0

A baby orangutan normally spends up to eight years in the full-time care of its mother.  She transmits to her young the skills vital to survival during the normal 40-year lifespan of an orangutan

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