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Mountain Gorilla Numbers on the Rise

Mountain Gorilla Numbers on the Rise

Emily Goodheart Kautz February 3, 2020 0

Good news for mountain gorillas—these great apes are growing in numbers, thanks in dual part to incredible conservation efforts on behalf of our partner World Wildlife Fund and others affiliated with the International Gorilla

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Norway Is the World’s First Nation to Ban Deforestation

Norway Is the World’s First Nation to Ban Deforestation

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 28, 2020 0

Norway is the first country in the world to commit to no longer using any products that contribute to deforestation. That’s pretty remarkable, because while during the last few years a number of companies

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Nat Hab’s 2020 Sustainability Goals

Nat Hab’s 2020 Sustainability Goals

Emily Goodheart Kautz January 17, 2020 0

Nat Hab is known for continually raising the bar on conservation, and one way we do so is through our Green Team initiatives. The Green Team is a group of more than 30 dedicated

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An Absence of Ethics: Wildlife-Killing Contests in Your Backyard

An Absence of Ethics: Wildlife-Killing Contests in Your Backyard

Natural Habitat Adventures December 30, 2019 0

Wildlife-killing contests are legal in all US states, except California (2014), Vermont (2018), and parts of New Mexico (2019). These great and gratuitous events most popularly target predators, and “Old Man Coyote” is public

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Bison Can’t Leave Yellowstone

Bison Can’t Leave Yellowstone

Natural Habitat Adventures December 26, 2019 0

Ask anyone who has ever visited Yellowstone National Park (YNP) what they remember about their experience, and the response will inevitably include bison. As North America’s largest terrestrial animal, bison (Bison bison), often endearingly

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DO NOT FEED THE WILDLIFE: The Desire to Connect

DO NOT FEED THE WILDLIFE: The Desire to Connect

Natural Habitat Adventures December 19, 2019 0

In the heart of Bryce Canyon National Park, I sauntered with a small group of nature lovers through a forest of Ponderosa pines. I was guiding a natural history program, and my companions were

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My Biggest Concern for the Future of Life on Earth

My Biggest Concern for the Future of Life on Earth

Court Whelan, Ph.D. December 14, 2019 0

Court Whelan, Director of Sustainability and Conservation Travel at Natural Habitat Adventures, recently sent out an insightful office-wide email, and we couldn’t resist sharing his eloquent and valid concerns with our travelers. I often

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Natural Habitat Adventures to Offset Travelers’ Lives for an Entire Year

Natural Habitat Adventures to Offset Travelers’ Lives for an Entire Year

Natural Habitat Adventures December 13, 2019 0

Natural Habitat Adventures is raising the bar on conservation yet again, offsetting a year’s worth of carbon output for anyone who joins one of the 2020 trips from our new 35th anniversary series, Climate

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