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Be a Wildlife Naturalist During August’s Solar Eclipse

Be a Wildlife Naturalist During August’s Solar Eclipse

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 8, 2017 1

On Monday, August 21, 2017—for the first time in nearly a century—a total solar eclipse will cross the United States from coast to coast. A solar eclipse happens when a new moon moves between

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Feather Flex

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Feather Flex

Kendal Bower August 4, 2017 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we selected a white ibis taking flight in Florida. Photographer Linn Smith captured the moment the

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Video: First Bison Calf Is Born on Wind River Reservation

Video: First Bison Calf Is Born on Wind River Reservation

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 3, 2017 0

Arapaho and Shoshone people on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming—2.2 million acres of tribal lands—released 10 genetically pure bison on November 3, 2016. Imported from the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge in Iowa, these animals

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Losing Wildlife Hurts Biodiversity—and Our Bottom Lines

Losing Wildlife Hurts Biodiversity—and Our Bottom Lines

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 1, 2017 1

Wildlife tourism—tourism specifically based on encounters with undomesticated animals—accounts for 20 to 40 percent of the total $1 trillion annual, global tourism industry. This comes from a paper published in late 2015 in the

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: A Ray of Hope

Wildlife Photo of the Week: A Ray of Hope

Kendal Bower July 28, 2017 1

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a lion cub in Zambia. While on safari, photographer Varun Yennemadi came to

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Play Time

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Play Time

Kendal Bower July 21, 2017 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we selected lion cubs running through the Serengeti. Photographer Steve Grodin watched these young lions playing

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