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Video: If Whales Swam Among Us, Would We Care More for Them?

Video: If Whales Swam Among Us, Would We Care More for Them?

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 22, 2015 2

Big, charismatic animals, such as polar bears and bison, are the ones that seem to grab our hearts—sometimes to the exclusion of other, well-deserving but smaller threatened species. At other times, especially when large

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Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals: Powerful Protections or Paper Tigers?

Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals: Powerful Protections or Paper Tigers?

Candice Gaukel Andrews November 11, 2014 13

From the tiny monarch butterfly to the immense wildebeest of Africa, many of the world’s animal species take on great migrations. Those epic travels may involve seasonal journeys of thousands of miles, traversing multiple

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Great Bear Rainforest Rambles and Spirit Bear Sightings

Great Bear Rainforest Rambles and Spirit Bear Sightings

Candice Gaukel Andrews November 6, 2014 20

Running 250 miles down the British Columbia, Canada, coast, the Great Bear Rainforest is a wild expanse of western cedars, hemlocks, and spruce trees. This twenty-one million-acre area — whose boundaries have never been precisely

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Ten highlights of Our New Hawaii Itinerary

Ten highlights of Our New Hawaii Itinerary

WWF September 30, 2014 0

It might sound like an impossible feat: Experiencing Hawaii away from the crowds. After all, tourism is the state’s largest industry. Our Hawaii Nature Adventure, however, takes you to places many tourists have never

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Orcas Feed on Beluga Whales near Churchill

Orcas Feed on Beluga Whales near Churchill

Natural Habitat Adventures September 22, 2014 0

While orcas were once a rare occurrence in Churchill, sightings have been steadily increasing in recent years.  And just last week, one was spotted hunting the normal resident marine mammals – beluga whales. The

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Video: Model Management in the Great Bear Rainforest

Video: Model Management in the Great Bear Rainforest

Candice Gaukel Andrews September 18, 2014 5

The Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia, Canada, has often been described as a “bastion of biodiversity.” Not only is it home to grizzly bears, black bears, and spirit bears, it has a human

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