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Under the Aurora in Churchill

Under the Aurora in Churchill

Natural Habitat Adventures April 30, 2018 0

When I first found out that I was going to make the trip to the subarctic tundra of Manitoba, Canada, I didn’t know what to think. I didn’t know what to expect. All I

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Traveler Story: Elephant Family at Sundown in Botswana

Traveler Story: Elephant Family at Sundown in Botswana

Natural Habitat Adventures April 28, 2018 0

“It was one of those magical safari moments at sundown in a very large clearing. We sat there for about an hour as elephants, giraffes, buffalo and antelope started to migrate to their resting

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Eye Contact

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Eye Contact

Kendal Bower April 27, 2018 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose an owl in Illinois. Photographer Stan Kirschner captured this intense stare of

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Video Encounters with Mystifying Greenland Sharks

Video Encounters with Mystifying Greenland Sharks

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 26, 2018 1

Deepwater, mythic and prehistoric creatures, Greenland sharks inhabit the Atlantic Ocean, from Canada to Norway and off the coast of Scotland. When it comes to legends, some have suggested a Greenland shark may actually

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Mysterious Sharks: Great Gatherings and Long Lives

Mysterious Sharks: Great Gatherings and Long Lives

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 24, 2018 0

More than 400 shark species inhabit our planet. And while facts about some of them may be well-known to researchers and the rest of us, there are many shark species whose behaviors remain mysterious

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An Earth Day To Remember—Constructing Natural Habitats with Natural Habitat Adventures

An Earth Day To Remember—Constructing Natural Habitats with Natural Habitat Adventures

Courtney Nachlas April 23, 2018 0

Dr. Court Whelan, NHA’s Director of Sustainability and Conservation Travel, recently gave the entire office an overview of monarch butterfly conservation. Our staff eagerly listened as Court explained that one of the largest conservation

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Traveler Stories: Discovering Cuba

Traveler Stories: Discovering Cuba

Natural Habitat Adventures April 23, 2018 0

“I am so grateful that I am finally beginning to understand Cuba’s amazing natural history. Our group shared an unforgettable look at this beautiful place.” — Marilyn Ackley | Undiscovered Cuba | 2017  

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My Favorite Trip: The Great Alaskan Grizzly Encounter

My Favorite Trip: The Great Alaskan Grizzly Encounter

Natural Habitat Adventures April 21, 2018 0

“What is your favorite trip?” Well, I get asked that quite a bit after 22 years of planning trips for Natural Habitat Adventures, and I have done most of them. My answer was always

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