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Video: A 680 Mile Journey Through the Amazon

Video: A 680 Mile Journey Through the Amazon

WWF August 22, 2014 2

What does it feel like to travel over 600 miles through the Amazon? The world’s largest rain forest and its rivers comprise a complex realm where even the teeniest insect, seemingly invasive vine and

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Five Myths about Amazon River Dolphins

Five Myths about Amazon River Dolphins

Elissa Poma March 30, 2014 0

The elegant gray-and-pink river dolphins that glide majestically through the chocolate-colored waters of the Amazon River aren’t always thought of in such glowing terms. In fact, many residents of the Amazon basin once considered

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Video: Water World – A Voyage on the Amazon

Video: Water World – A Voyage on the Amazon

Tania Curry March 28, 2014 0

WWF travelers voyaged over 600 miles on the Amazon during WWF’s Great Amazon River Cruise. Aboard the riverboat, travelers get closer to the natural splendor of the winding rivers and forests thick with wild

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Just Announced: WWF Expert Joins Amazon Departure in the Fall

Just Announced: WWF Expert Joins Amazon Departure in the Fall

Tania Curry January 21, 2014 0

We’ve added a third conservation expert to round our Great Amazon River Cruise departures this fall. Eric May, a program officer for WWF’s Latin America and Caribbean Program, will join our October 30-November 7 Amazon River

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The Achuars’ Amazon – Time to Pray? | Olaf’s Corner

The Achuars’ Amazon – Time to Pray? | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver January 7, 2014 0

Our lanky teenage-looking pilot closed his eyes and prayed quietly before takeoff into the immense, emerald-green void of the Ecuadorian Amazon. His murmurs were indecipherable through the roar of the old rattling Cessna operated

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Get to Know a Guide: Renzo Zeppilli

Get to Know a Guide: Renzo Zeppilli

Elissa Poma December 25, 2013 0

Renzo Zeppilli is, admittedly, a lot like the birds he has studied for dozens of years: He travels extensively and wakes up every morning singing. Observing the naturalist and birding expert for a week

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JUST ANNOUNCED: Two WWF Experts to Join NHA in the Amazon This Summer

JUST ANNOUNCED: Two WWF Experts to Join NHA in the Amazon This Summer

Natural Habitat Adventures December 11, 2013 0

We are thrilled to announce that two of our Great Amazon River Cruise summer departures will be escorted by WWF conservation experts this summer.  PAUL HARDY: May 23-May 31, 2014 Paul Hardy, director of strategic

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What’s in my daypack: Amazon edition

What’s in my daypack: Amazon edition

Elissa Poma December 5, 2013 0

I recently traveled through the Peruvian Amazon on our Great Amazon Voyage, and I was grateful for every single item I had stashed in my daypack. As stuffed to the brim as my pack

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