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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Water!

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Water!

Kendal Yoakum April 7, 2017 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose elephants splashing in a waterhole. While he was out on a game drive

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Zambia: A Hidden Gem

Zambia: A Hidden Gem

Natural Habitat Adventures October 31, 2016 0

The Busanga Plains within the remote Kafue National Park in Zambia is extremely remote and secluded. Getting there takes a 1.5-hour light aircraft flight from the capital city of Lusaka, over plumes of burning

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Privatizing Wildlife: Dangerous Trend or Economic Necessity?

Privatizing Wildlife: Dangerous Trend or Economic Necessity?

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 18, 2016 1

Fall in Wisconsin, where I live, is colorful. Leaves in our forests turn vivid purple, red and yellow; and deer hunters in our woods dress in vivid orange. As in many places, there is

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Back Off!

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Back Off!

Kendal Yoakum January 29, 2016 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week, we chose Richard Nickel’s photo – “Back Off!” A group of zebras, known as

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Lions Are Now Protected Under the U.S. Endangered Species Act, but Will It Help Conserve Them in Africa?

Lions Are Now Protected Under the U.S. Endangered Species Act, but Will It Help Conserve Them in Africa?

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 12, 2016 5

As of January 22, 2016, lions will be protected under the Endangered Species Act, which is administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS). Our federal government, of course, cannot regulate conservation practices

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Environmental Activism: Arctic Drilling and Cecil, the Lion

Environmental Activism: Arctic Drilling and Cecil, the Lion

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 4, 2015 5

On July 25, 2015, the MSV Fennica, a Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker which was carrying oil-drilling equipment to the Arctic, arrived in Portland, Oregon, for repairs. It was met by a group of protesters

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