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The Peruvian Amazon: Land of Abundance

The Peruvian Amazon: Land of Abundance

WWF April 1, 2018 0

The Peruvian Amazon is home to many biologically diverse ecosystems, including an array of freshwater fish, butterflies, birds, mammals and reptiles. Its extensive tree coverage—nearly 260,000 square miles—makes it one of the world’s largest

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Announcing Visit Peru’s Naturally Amazing Peru Sweepstakes!

Announcing Visit Peru’s Naturally Amazing Peru Sweepstakes!

WWF March 28, 2018 0

Visiting the Amazon rain forest is a rare trip of a lifetime for most, and if this is a destination that you’ve been dreamed about visiting, enter Visit Peru’s Naturally Amazing Peru Sweepstakes, where

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Traveler Story: The Great Amazon River Cruise

Traveler Story: The Great Amazon River Cruise

Natural Habitat Adventures February 19, 2018 0

The Amazon rain forest is a bucket-list destination for any nature lover, and there’s no better way to encounter rain forest wildlife than cruising the Amazon River aboard a deluxe riverboat. A voyage along

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Dear Forests: Wish You Were Here—and That You’d Remain

Dear Forests: Wish You Were Here—and That You’d Remain

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 24, 2017 1

This summer, the world lost a Nebraska-size chunk of forests. Logging, expanding palm oil plantations and wildfires are to blame. This continuing deforestation trend could have devastating implications for the climate. Simply put, forests

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Traveler Story: The Great Amazon River Cruise

Traveler Story: The Great Amazon River Cruise

Natural Habitat Adventures July 17, 2017 0

Exploring the Amazon rain forest is a bucket list adventure for any  nature lover. Peru’s vibrant environment, teeming with wildlife, is also one of the most threatened wild places on Earth. Some of World

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Why the Whole Family Will Love a Peru Adventure

Why the Whole Family Will Love a Peru Adventure

Natural Habitat Adventures January 26, 2017 0

Shrouded in mystery and myth, the Peruvian Andes is a place where stories live and traditions live even longer. It’s a land dotted with ancient ruins, where history is still being unearthed and new archaeological

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10 things I learned in the Peruvian Amazon

10 things I learned in the Peruvian Amazon

WWF January 18, 2017 1

A photo essay based on Natural Habitat Adventure’s Great Amazon River Cruise in Peru. #1:  The next installment of Mad Max should be filmed in Iquitos Three-wheeled tuc-tucs and other rolling contraptions dominate Iquitos—the

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Conservation and Traditional Medicine in the Amazon

Conservation and Traditional Medicine in the Amazon

WWF December 28, 2016 1

I have a reputation when I travel of attracting the attention of venomous snakes and children. This can be both a curse and a blessing when working for WWF on forest conservation. Luckily, on

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