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One Amazonian Protects the Future of Nature

One Amazonian Protects the Future of Nature

Elissa Poma November 6, 2013 0

Originally posted on the WWF Travel Blog By Elissa Leibowitz Poma / WWF Tulio Ahuanari Sima remembers the size of the paiche his fishermen grandfather used to bring home after a day on the

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Saving Giant Turtles in Indonesia

Saving Giant Turtles in Indonesia

Natural Habitat Adventures November 1, 2013 Comments Off on Saving Giant Turtles in Indonesia

“Kura-kura!” yelled the little village boy as he came running out of the dark tropical night and into our jungle camp. Two of our Papuan boatmen from our mother ship, the James Bond II,

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The Vast Vastness of Mongolia | Olaf’s Corner

The Vast Vastness of Mongolia | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver October 30, 2013 0

It was with a mixture of mild excitement and deep trepidation that I packed my guide bags for the Mongolia expedition this summer: Leading a trip full of strangers and a co-guide you never

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Ten Facts about Polar Bears

Ten Facts about Polar Bears

WWF October 15, 2013 0

Polar bears were hunted from the 1600s right through the mid-1970s. Though hunting is now regulated, current polar bear populations face a new challenge: climate change. Sea ice is melting earlier and forming later

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Happy World Rhino Day! Take this Quiz to Test your Rhino IQ!

Happy World Rhino Day! Take this Quiz to Test your Rhino IQ!

Emily Deemer September 22, 2013 0

Q: Why do birds often perch on rhinos backs? a. Predators can’t attack them b. They get lonely c. Their wings get tired d. They feed on parasites

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WWF President and CEO Appointed to White House’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking

WWF President and CEO Appointed to White House’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking

Emily Deemer September 20, 2013 0

President Obama has appointed WWF President and CEO Carter Roberts and several others to the Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking this month. The Task Force will be constructing a charter for preventing wildlife trafficking

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