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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Landing Gear Down

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Landing Gear Down

Kendal Bower July 29, 2016 1

Every Friday, we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose a short eared owl coming in for a landing on a post in

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Family Politics: Ranking Climate Change

Family Politics: Ranking Climate Change

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 28, 2016 0

My sister and I, like most sisters, share a lot in common. But we don’t always see eye to eye when it comes to politics. Yesterday, she told me that in this election year,

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Should Nonnative Species Be Introduced as Biocontrols?

Should Nonnative Species Be Introduced as Biocontrols?

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 27, 2015 34

For decades now, climate change has been altering habitats and causing a major shift of ecosystems northward. Unable to adjust quickly enough, some cold-adapted species are being forced to relocate to higher latitudes as

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Join Us on a Soft, Sunny Adventure in Europe’s Top-Rated Country!

Join Us on a Soft, Sunny Adventure in Europe’s Top-Rated Country!

Wendy Redal May 26, 2014 2

Nope, it’s not Spain. Not Italy. France? Mais non. Europe’s #1 country is… Portugal! That’s what readers of USA Today say: The newspaper has just announced its “10 Best” Readers’ Choice Awards, and Portugal

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Video of the Week: Scotland’s Award-winning Islands – The Outer Hebrides and More

Video of the Week: Scotland’s Award-winning Islands – The Outer Hebrides and More

Emily Deemer March 7, 2014 0

Did you know Scotland has some of the most ruggedly beautiful islands in the world? Our Scotland nature adventure takes you to a number of remote islands, including the Outer Hebrides’ Lewis & Harris

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Europe’s Less-Discovered Nature Destination: Croatia & Montenegro Through the Eyes of a Native Guide

Europe’s Less-Discovered Nature Destination: Croatia & Montenegro Through the Eyes of a Native Guide

Emily Deemer January 13, 2014 0

I recently caught up with NHA Expedition Leader Monika Mikulec, born and raised in Croatia, who guides our Nat Hab Expedition trip to the Dalmatian coast: Kayak & Hike the Best of the Balkans.

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Top 5 Places for Nature in Europe

Top 5 Places for Nature in Europe

Maddi Higgins December 22, 2013 1

Europe was once teeming with wildlife, from the snow-capped tops of mountains to the warm beaches of the Mediterranean. The arrival of humans, agricultural production, exploitation of habitats and the introduction of invasive species

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The Art of Adventure: Cartographers and Paleoartists

The Art of Adventure: Cartographers and Paleoartists

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 10, 2012 4

In 1719, when cartographer John Senex was drawing a map of the English empire in America, there was still a lot that was unknown. The little information about this “new land” that he did

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