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10 Tips for Keeping Wanderlust Alive During the Pandemic

10 Tips for Keeping Wanderlust Alive During the Pandemic

Candice Gaukel Andrews May 26, 2020 0

I traveled to Bryce Canyon National Park for the first time in 2007. Because I have a fear of “edges,” this park was challenging for me. But when I ventured off the beaten path

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Staff Book Recommendations: The Ultimate Reading List on Nature, Wildlife & Wanderlust

Staff Book Recommendations: The Ultimate Reading List on Nature, Wildlife & Wanderlust

Natural Habitat Adventures March 30, 2020 0

“That’s the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.” This observation from American novelist Jhumpa Lahiri could not be more apropos as passionate travelers like us remain housebound for an

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Video: Rediscovering Shel Silverstein’s “The Giving Tree”

Video: Rediscovering Shel Silverstein’s “The Giving Tree”

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 8, 2017 1

While cleaning one of my bookshelves yesterday, I found a copy of the children’s classic The Giving Tree. It’s hard to believe it’s been 53 years since author Shel Silverstein penned this now-famous work.

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Great Read: The Oldest Living Things in the World

Great Read: The Oldest Living Things in the World

Kendal Bower April 14, 2014 0

Have you ever wanted to travel back in time to see what the world was like 50 years ago… 100 years ago… 200 years ago?  What about 9,000 years ago?  A new book that

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Video of the Week: Can “rewildling” create a wilder world?

Video of the Week: Can “rewildling” create a wilder world?

Emily Deemer December 27, 2013 0

With our Yellowstone wolf tours kicking off next week, we wanted to share George Monbiot’s TED Talk about the concept of “rewilding,” or what he calls a “mass restoration of ecosystems.” He starts by

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