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Realizations from a River in Alaska

Realizations from a River in Alaska

WWF December 5, 2018 0

I am in a river. IN a river. In Alaska at Brooks Falls, and I can’t go anywhere because a bear has plopped herself down 25 yards away from me, my group, and our

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Traveler Story: Sunrise Surprises on a Hidden Yellowstone Photo Safari

Traveler Story: Sunrise Surprises on a Hidden Yellowstone Photo Safari

Natural Habitat Adventures December 1, 2018 2

Nat Hab travelers Lois O. Gray and Kay Gilmour recently journeyed on our Hidden Yellowstone Photo Safari, and they recount the first day of their wildlife adventure. The first glorious day found us around

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Memories of Madagascar

Memories of Madagascar

Natural Habitat Adventures November 29, 2018 0

“We were hiking in Andasibe National Park when we came upon this gray bamboo lemur. Gray bamboo lemurs are vertical climbers, and they jump from stalk to stalk in thick bamboo forests. But this

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Many Memorable Moments in Churchill, Canada

Many Memorable Moments in Churchill, Canada

Natural Habitat Adventures November 26, 2018 0

“We had many memorable moments on this trip. Our favorite is the time spent with the sled dogs and getting a chance to ride on a dog sled. We also enjoyed experiencing the town

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The Lure of Churchill, Canada

The Lure of Churchill, Canada

WWF November 14, 2018 0

“I had always wanted to visit Churchill. Once I got here, I decided that I had to stay.” This is a story I heard repeated often in this remote Manitoban community. From the bubbly

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Ugo in Shark City | Olaf’s Corner

Ugo in Shark City | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver November 12, 2018 0

“Cool, man—shark city!” bellowed Ugo while chumming the waters 30 feet away. We listened to him from the boat deck high above while hanging on to the long bow-line. As if out of nowhere,

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A Lonely Grave on the Russian Frontier | Olaf’s Corner

A Lonely Grave on the Russian Frontier | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver October 22, 2018 0

Our small group of explorers stood quietly in a semicircle facing the crenelated black stone slab of an unassuming grave. The raised white Cyrillic letters read “Vitusi Beringi: 1681- 1741.” A slight offshore wind

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Wilderness Medicine in East Greenland

Wilderness Medicine in East Greenland

Natural Habitat Adventures October 18, 2018 0

I was O…VER…WHELMED. I was there. You’ve been there too. And if you haven’t yet, you’ll probably be there someday. Though I sincerely (if unrealistically) hope you never do. Life had been steamrolling me

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