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The Scale of Greenland

The Scale of Greenland

Natural Habitat Adventures September 21, 2017 0

When I describe my Greenland adventure to friends and family, the thing I find most difficult to convey is the scale of Greenland. The general scale of the Earth is always sometimes that strikes

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An Amazing Day in Katmai

An Amazing Day in Katmai

WWF September 20, 2017 0

As a life-long Alaskan, Katmai National Park has always held a magical place in my heart. It was a land of volcanoes, bears, salmon, and green mountains plunging towards the sea. This summer, I

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Study Shows That Mountain Lions Fear the Sound of Human Voices

Study Shows That Mountain Lions Fear the Sound of Human Voices

Candice Gaukel Andrews September 19, 2017 0

The largest wild cat in North America, the mountain lion—also known as a catamount, cougar, panther and puma—has powerful limbs and can leap as high as 15 feet and as far as 40 feet.

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The Highlight of a Botswana Safari

The Highlight of a Botswana Safari

Natural Habitat Adventures September 18, 2017 0

“It’s difficult to pick out a single highlight, as the entire Botswana safari was filled with highlights. But if I must choose, I’d say it was when we found the leopard late in the

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Finding Harmony with Alaskan Grizzly Bears

Finding Harmony with Alaskan Grizzly Bears

Natural Habitat Adventures September 16, 2017 0

Last fall, I traveled to Alaska in search of the world’s largest coastal grizzly bears, which roam freely in the remote reaches of Katmai National Park. One morning, after our small group patiently meandered

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Oh I Wonder, Wonder…

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Oh I Wonder, Wonder…

Kendal Bower September 15, 2017 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a brown bear in Alaska. Photographer Dan Schlotter was visiting Katmai National

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