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A Whale of a Journey: Kayaking Baja’s Sea of Cortez

A Whale of a Journey: Kayaking Baja’s Sea of Cortez

Natural Habitat Adventures July 11, 2016 0

During the spring of 1995, I joined a Natural Habitat Adventures kayaking trip in search of Pacific gray whales in Baja’s Sea of Cortez. We zigzagged from one end of the Baja peninsula to

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4 Reasons Why Adventure-Seekers Must Visit Greenland

4 Reasons Why Adventure-Seekers Must Visit Greenland

Derek Ward February 22, 2016 0

More and more adventurous travelers are beginning to discover Greenland, one of the most isolated and breathtaking places on planet Earth. The giant island’s vast Arctic landscape provides endless adventure opportunities for those who come looking for it.

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Video: How Whales Help Sequester CO2

Video: How Whales Help Sequester CO2

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 30, 2015 18

We know that the world’s forests—boreal, temperate and tropical—play a large role in sequestering carbon dioxide (CO2)—as long as drought, harvesting, insect damage and wildfires don’t overpower them. But we may have another “champion”

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Banner Year for Whales in Baja!

Banner Year for Whales in Baja!

Wendy Redal February 17, 2014 0

Early February census numbers indicate a record number of Pacific gray whales in San Ignacio Lagoon this winter – the highest number since census keeping in the El Vizcaino Biosphere Reserve began in 1978.

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“Thar They Blow”:  Blue Whales Surface en Masse in Monterey Bay

“Thar They Blow”: Blue Whales Surface en Masse in Monterey Bay

Lisa Poppleton August 28, 2012 0

When my son and I visited California’s Monterey Bay in October a few years ago, we were enchanted by our frequent sightings of sea lions and sea otters. This experience seems quaint compared to

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Beached Dolphins Rescued

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 29, 2012 7

When a single whale or dolphin strands itself on a beach, it is usually very sick. When those animals strand themselves in groups, however, other, unknown factors are probably at play. There are several

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