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10 Things to Know About Guanacos

10 Things to Know About Guanacos

Elissa Poma March 15, 2017 2

“Haven’t I seen you someplace before?” Surely it’s a question the guanaco would get frequently if guanacos were the question-receiving type. Native to mountainous regions of South America, the guanaco is an animal that

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Patagonia: Images That Inspire

Patagonia: Images That Inspire

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl August 29, 2016 0

The Andes mountains of southern Chile and Argentina have some of the most iconic and sweeping scenery in the world, so it’s no wonder the natural wonders of Patagonia have seduced photographers for as

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Encounters with the Wild Patagonian Puma

Encounters with the Wild Patagonian Puma

Kendal Bower April 18, 2016 0

It was our first evening at EcoCamp Patagonia when we saw it—our first puma. Relaxing on a cool evening, a female puma lay at the bottom of a large hill directly below camp. She

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Six Interesting Facts about Patagonia

Six Interesting Facts about Patagonia

WWF October 7, 2015 0

In the southernmost part of South America, Patagonia occupies 260,000 square miles that spans Argentina and Chile. The region is known for dramatic mountain peaks, an abundance of glaciers and an array of unique wildlife.

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Travel Tale: Rite of Passage—Crossing the Drake

Travel Tale: Rite of Passage—Crossing the Drake

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 18, 2015 6

I’ve wanted to go to Antarctica ever since I first heard about it when I was a young child, probably in a children’s book about penguins or on TV. I thought it looked like

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Travel Tale: Getting Down to the Bones in Patagonia

Travel Tale: Getting Down to the Bones in Patagonia

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 23, 2014 12

Bones are everywhere in Patagonia. They dry on the brown steppes and jut up from the desert’s gray floor. They protrude like blue spikes through the surface of lakes and bleach white on the

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Video: Potoo Bird in Full Camo

Video: Potoo Bird in Full Camo

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 24, 2014 10

Day-to-day survival is a challenge in the wild, especially if those looking to eat you are bigger or faster than you are. That’s the reason why many species have developed methods of camouflage. Some,

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Buenos Aires:The Perfect Stopover After an Antarctica Adventure

Buenos Aires:The Perfect Stopover After an Antarctica Adventure

Natural Habitat Adventures June 5, 2014 0

Travel Tale by Holly Glessner, Sky Ambassador at Natural Habitat Adventures  I’ve heard the phrase, “The Paris of South America” used to describe Buenos Aires, and I wanted to see for myself if this

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