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Why Exploring Borneo Changed My Life

Why Exploring Borneo Changed My Life

Courtney Nachlas October 5, 2019 0

When I’m not assisting Natural Habitat Adventures in making our company the most sustainable, epic travel company on the planet, I am also a student pursuing my master’s degree in conservation biology. Part of

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Are Mangroves your Next Destination?

Are Mangroves your Next Destination?

Hannah Wagner July 10, 2019 0

They should be! A recent study by The Nature Conservancy revealed the benefits of tourism on mangrove forests. Though they are not always the star of the show, mangrove forests are widely visited by

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A Sunny Future for Nat Hab’s Adoptee: Wawa the Sun Bear

A Sunny Future for Nat Hab’s Adoptee: Wawa the Sun Bear

Courtney Nachlas December 27, 2018 0

Walking through the dense forests of Borneo, you may see a long, pink tongue hanging from the treetops. This unusually large tongue, resembling a pulled piece of bubble gum, belongs to a sun bear,

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“The Lorax”: Prophetic Warning or Poor Forest Management?

“The Lorax”: Prophetic Warning or Poor Forest Management?

Candice Gaukel Andrews July 31, 2018 8

“Way back in the days when the grass was still green and the pond was still wet and the clouds were still clean … .” So starts the tale the “Once-ler” tells in the

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Traveler Story: Green Sea Turtles Hatching in Borneo

Traveler Story: Green Sea Turtles Hatching in Borneo

Natural Habitat Adventures March 5, 2018 0

“The trip to Borneo was spectacular, and we enjoyed every minute. The orangutans were special, the insects out of this world, and the birds gave us a show every time, but the highlight of

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Big Adventure on a Wild Island

Big Adventure on a Wild Island

WWF October 25, 2017 0

Originally featured in World Wildlife Magazine (summer 2017). The high-pitched calls of gibbons echo through the steamy valley and send chills down my spine. Gibbons live only in intact old-growth forests like this one

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A Lifelong Love of Orangutans

A Lifelong Love of Orangutans

Natural Habitat Adventures October 5, 2017 0

I’m six years old, standing at the Brookfield Zoo in Chicago, nose pressed up against a glass partition, feet rooted to the ground with the 1,000-pound force only a child who has no intention

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Video Blog: The Wilds of Borneo

Video Blog: The Wilds of Borneo

WWF September 6, 2017 3

WWF’s Kelley Ashford embarked on a trip to Borneo with Natural Habitat Adventures, where she was able to explore one of the most biologically diverse habitats on earth. This tropical rain forest is home to a

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