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Just In: WWF Program Officer to Join One of Our Polar Bear Tours this November

Just In: WWF Program Officer to Join One of Our Polar Bear Tours this November

WWF June 23, 2014 0

We are thrilled to announce that WWF program officer Elisabeth Kruger will be joining our November 10 – 16 Classic Polar Bear Photo Adventure this winter. Kruger is part of WWF’s Arctic and Bering

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Video of the Week: Arctic Footage Filmed by a Polar Bear!

Video of the Week: Arctic Footage Filmed by a Polar Bear!

Chris Miller June 20, 2014 0

The U.S. Geological Survey has released a clip of the first video shot from the neck of a polar bear on Arctic sea ice. In April, scientists led by research biologist Anthony Pagano placed cameras on

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A Great Migration: Sandhill Cranes and Their Very Small Plot of Land

A Great Migration: Sandhill Cranes and Their Very Small Plot of Land

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 25, 2014 12

As I was driving home from the YMCA yesterday, I saw two sandhill cranes near a small pond that sits along the highway, only about a half-mile from my house. They were my first

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Last Chance to Travel to the North Pole on the most powerful nuclear ice-breaker on the planet

Last Chance to Travel to the North Pole on the most powerful nuclear ice-breaker on the planet

Emily Deemer March 24, 2014 0

They say all good things must come to an end.  Last week, the Russian ice-breaker 50 Years of Victory – the vessel NHA uses for its Voyage to the North Pole trip – announced

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At Home in Churchill with Kelly Turcotte

At Home in Churchill with Kelly Turcotte

Tania Curry March 14, 2014 0

Churchill, Canada is known as the “polar bear capital of the world,” however the Arctic is also home to several million people around the world. Kelly Turcotte, a Churchill resident calls it home. In

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Video of the Week: Living with Polar Bears

Video of the Week: Living with Polar Bears

Tania Curry February 28, 2014 2

Churchill, Canada is known as the “polar bear capital of the world.” For travelers this translates into great viewing opportunities but what do local residents think about the polar bear population? This video features

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What’s in Your Daypack: Churchill Edition

What’s in Your Daypack: Churchill Edition

Tania Curry February 12, 2014 0

WWF’s Tania Segura recently traveled through Churchill on our Classic Polar Bear Adventure. She shares with us eight of the most important items she packed for her Canadian adventure: Jacket Layers Expecting cold weather

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Tagging Greenland sharks, the “Jaws of the North”

Tagging Greenland sharks, the “Jaws of the North”

WWF February 5, 2014 0

By Jacqueline Nunes, Writer, Strategic Partnerships & Development, WWF-Canada. Way, way, way up—way up—north is probably not the first place you’d look if you wanted to find a shark. In fact, when Vicki Sahanatien, who runs

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