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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Chasing Cheetah

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Chasing Cheetah

Steve Selden November 22, 2019 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose cheetahs in Botswana. Photographer Paul Sasso captured these cheetahs chasing through the

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On Thanksgiving 2019, Counting Bounty in Butterflies

On Thanksgiving 2019, Counting Bounty in Butterflies

Candice Gaukel Andrews November 19, 2019 0

In recent years, reports on monarch butterfly populations have been confusing: just two years ago, we were hearing that the monarchs were teetering on the edge of extinction. More recently, however, conservation news headlines

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What’s the Difference Between Grizzly Bears <br> and Brown Bears?

What’s the Difference Between Grizzly Bears
and Brown Bears?

Emily Goodheart Kautz November 18, 2019 0

Brown bears, commonly called grizzlies, have long evoked fascination. These intelligent mammals display dynamic behaviors that inspire onlookers with a myriad of questions. At some point, one may wonder which is the correct term

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Spirit Bear

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Spirit Bear

Steve Selden November 15, 2019 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a Kermode bear from Canada. Photographer Don McVee got this shot in

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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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Do Polar Bears Have White Fur?

Do Polar Bears Have White Fur?

Emily Goodheart Kautz November 13, 2019 0

The Arctic is home to a wide array of winter wildlife. The hides of Arctic foxes and hares blend into glittering frost as snowy owls swoop overhead, feathers aglow in the light of a

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Elk Use Changing Environmental Signs to Time Migrations

Elk Use Changing Environmental Signs to Time Migrations

Candice Gaukel Andrews November 12, 2019 0

On a recent Natural Habitat Adventures fall trip to Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks, my guide talked about a common question he gets from visitors who come to see the National Elk Refuge at

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Wood Duck

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Wood Duck

Steve Selden November 8, 2019 0

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a wood duck photo from Ontario, Canada. Photographer Jaliya Rasaputra captured this

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