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Community Based Tourism in Action at Napo Wildlife Center in the Amazon

Community Based Tourism in Action at Napo Wildlife Center in the Amazon

Natural Habitat Adventures May 4, 2015 0

This guest post is brought to us by Mandy Scott, Office Manager at Natural Habitat Adventures. Nat Hab’s Amazon Lodge extension is offered to our guests visiting the Galapagos. This past spring I had

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Top Shot: Amazon River Dolphin

Top Shot: Amazon River Dolphin

Tania Curry September 10, 2014 0

The Amazon river dolphin isn’t the easier creature to photograph, especially in the murky, brown waters of the Amazon. When our guide spotted them as we glided by the village of Requena along the

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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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