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Peril to Our Public Lands: Privatization

Peril to Our Public Lands: Privatization

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 23, 2016 3

This week, on Thursday, August 25, the National Park Service will celebrate its centennial. This year has been filled with campaigns and events to commemorate our shared and cherished public lands. But underneath all

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Lunch on the Beach

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Lunch on the Beach

Kendal Yoakum August 19, 2016 Comments Off on Wildlife Photo of the Week: Lunch on the Beach

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we selected coastal brown bears in Alaska. Photographer Brad Starry was fortunate to witness the

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Praying Bear

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Praying Bear

Kendal Yoakum August 12, 2016 Comments Off on Wildlife Photo of the Week: Praying Bear

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a polar bear out of Churchill, Manitoba. Photographer Kim Petersen photographed the bears

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Finding the Sound of Silence in Glacier Bay National Park

Finding the Sound of Silence in Glacier Bay National Park

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 2, 2016 6

The quietest place you may ever experience is next to a little pond off the Forest Trail in Glacier National Park in Alaska. Hiking there just a couple of weeks ago, I found myself feeling

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Landing Gear Down

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Landing Gear Down

Kendal Yoakum July 29, 2016 1

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a short eared owl coming in for a landing on a post in

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Video: Piper, the Airport Runway Dog

Video: Piper, the Airport Runway Dog

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 26, 2016 1

For travelers, wildlife strikes to airplanes are no laughing matter. According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the number of wildlife strikes to civil aircraft annually has increased 7.4-fold: from 1,851 in 1990 to

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