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Great News for the Galapagos: Land Iguana Brought Back from Extinction on Santiago

Great News for the Galapagos: Land Iguana Brought Back from Extinction on Santiago

Emily Goodheart January 24, 2019 0

The new year rang in a landmark win for conservation in the Galapagos as land iguanas were reintroduced to Santiago Island for the first time in 184 years. One of the last people to

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19 Nat Hab Travel Destinations Named <br> Top Trips of 2019

19 Nat Hab Travel Destinations Named
Top Trips of 2019

Emily Goodheart December 17, 2018 3

With the New Year approaching, travel media outlets such as Lonely Planet, Fodor’s and National Geographic have been curating lists of the best places to go in 2019. Several of Nat Hab’s destinations have

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Nat Hab & Malagasy NGO Aid the Aye-aye

Nat Hab & Malagasy NGO Aid the Aye-aye

Emily Goodheart November 5, 2018 0

Deep in the rainforest, in the cover of darkness, the lucky traveler may come across the luminous, piercing eyes of the Aye-aye high in the canopy. Encounters with these elusive lemurs are extremely rare,

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A Train Comes to Churchill: Prime Minister <br> Rings in New Beginning

A Train Comes to Churchill: Prime Minister
Rings in New Beginning

Emily Goodheart November 2, 2018 3

In the winter of 2017, a three-day blizzard blanketed Churchill, a small town that sits on the edge of the Hudson Bay in the remote subarctic. As drifts reached rooftops and encompassed buses, residents

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The Elephant Protector: Celebrating Daphne Sheldrick

The Elephant Protector: Celebrating Daphne Sheldrick

Emily Goodheart April 20, 2018 0

Natural Habitat Adventures celebrates the life of a remarkable woman and champion of elephant conservation, Dame Daphne Sheldrick, who passed away at the age of 83 this month. Daphne created the David Sheldrick Wildlife

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Tribute to a Dene Elder: Churchill’s Caroline

Tribute to a Dene Elder: Churchill’s Caroline

Emily Goodheart March 22, 2018 0

Natural Habitat Adventures is sad to share the recent passing of a beloved Sayisi Dene elder. Caroline Bjorklund spoke to our Churchill travelers about the culture of the Dene people, and the hardships they

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The Monarch Mural Restored

The Monarch Mural Restored

Emily Goodheart March 17, 2018 0

The town of Angangueo glows amber with the setting sun, a church steeple silhouetting the sky. As sunset falls over the tiled roofs of pastel houses and winding cobblestone streets, a mural illuminates the

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East of the Sun and West of the Moon: The Folklore of Arctic Animals

East of the Sun and West of the Moon: The Folklore of Arctic Animals

Emily Goodheart February 3, 2018 1

                      In the far North, the aurora borealis shimmers and blazes, in bright contrast with a frozen, white world below. But life can be

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