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Keeping Wolves at the Door: The Economic Benefits (and Struggles) of Wolves in Yellowstone

Keeping Wolves at the Door: The Economic Benefits (and Struggles) of Wolves in Yellowstone

Natural Habitat Adventures December 12, 2019 0

As the December solstice peaks and wanes, winter burrows itself deeper into the heart of Yellowstone. Geographically, Yellowstone National Park (YNP) is a cold and forbidding place in the winter. The park is a

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For Your Gifting: My Top 10 Nature-and-Travel Authors

For Your Gifting: My Top 10 Nature-and-Travel Authors

Candice Gaukel Andrews December 10, 2019 0

While some might say that the true travel genre of books includes those “that record the experiences of an author touring a place,” I find it worthwhile to add another component into my description

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Sustainable Solutions to Preserving the Amazon

Sustainable Solutions to Preserving the Amazon

Emily Goodheart Kautz November 16, 2019 0

The Amazon, home to hundreds of culturally-unique indigenous groups and one-tenth of all known species on Earth, is a vital ecosystem where the interdependence of humans and nature is evident.  A steady stream of

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Creating Patagonia – How an American Couple Saved the National Parks

Creating Patagonia – How an American Couple Saved the National Parks

Courtney Nachlas November 14, 2019 0

Patagonia is known for its stunning lakes, breathtaking glaciers and adorable guanacos, but few individuals know the history behind Patagonia’s national parks. It turns out, it may have a lot more to do with

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What Makes EcoCamp Patagonia One of the Greatest Ecolodges in the World

What Makes EcoCamp Patagonia One of the Greatest Ecolodges in the World

Emily Goodheart Kautz November 9, 2019 0

While exploring the Peaks, Lakes and Glaciers of Patagonia, the highlight for many Nat Hab travelers is an eye-opening stay at an ecolodge dedicated to sustainability. Located in Torres del Paine National Park, Chile,

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Sustainable Farm Contributes to Galapagos Giant Tortoise Conservation

Sustainable Farm Contributes to Galapagos Giant Tortoise Conservation

Emily Goodheart Kautz October 31, 2019 0

Roberto Plaza is the owner of Montemar, a sustainable farm on Santa Cruz Island dedicated to Galapagos giant tortoise conservation. In 2010, Roberto and his wife, Reyna, began growing Arabic coffee on abandoned pasture

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Why Exploring Borneo Changed My Life

Why Exploring Borneo Changed My Life

Courtney Nachlas October 5, 2019 0

When I’m not assisting Natural Habitat Adventures in making our company the most sustainable, epic travel company on the planet, I am also a student pursuing my master’s degree in conservation biology. Part of

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Plastics and PCBs: Ocean Pollutants Causing Big Problems

Plastics and PCBs: Ocean Pollutants Causing Big Problems

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 27, 2019 0

More than eight million tons of plastic debris end up in our oceans every year. Present in nearly every oceanic layer, plastic garbage today accounts for nearly 80 percent of all waste found in our

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