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Wild Lemurs & More in Madagascar

Wild Lemurs & More in Madagascar

Natural Habitat Adventures July 25, 2016 0

I have wanted to travel to Madagascar ever since I first learned about it in third grade. In July 2015, I finally had my chance to tour this large island off the southeast coast of

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Marveling at Madagascar

Marveling at Madagascar

WWF November 25, 2015 0

Exploring one of the planet’s most unique–and imperiled–biodiversity hotspots with Nat Hab and WWF. Mandehandeha mahita raha. Those who travel see much. I was raised on stories of the geat red island. In the 1960s,

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Lemur of Madagascar

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Lemur of Madagascar

Kendal Bower May 15, 2015 0

Every Friday we choose our favorite photo of the week from our new Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we chose this brown lemur in Madagascar. Photographer Caroline Gilmore captured this photo while on

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Five Recent Gains for Endangered Wildlife Species

Five Recent Gains for Endangered Wildlife Species

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 31, 2015 12

There has been a lot of good news for endangered and “missing” wildlife lately, which seems like a breath of fresh air amid all the dire headlines about rapid climate change and environmental degradation.

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At an IMAX Theater Near You – Island of Lemurs: Madagascar

At an IMAX Theater Near You – Island of Lemurs: Madagascar

Natural Habitat Adventures August 11, 2014 0

NHA Adventure Specialist Andrea Reynolds updates us on IMAX’s latest wildlife flick, Island of Lemurs: Madagascar. Lemurs are fascinating primates that are unique to Madagascar, with 33 species roaming Africa’s largest island. These entertaining

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Video of the Week: The Wondrous Wildlife of Madagascar

Video of the Week: The Wondrous Wildlife of Madagascar

Emily Deemer April 18, 2014 0

While on a trip to Madagascar, NHA Conservation Travel Specialist Court Whelan captured some beautiful video footage of Madagascar’s mammals, reptiles, and insects.  Watch these 30-second clips starring the wildlife of this biodiverse African

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Endangered and Endemic: The Fragile Wonders of Madagascar

Endangered and Endemic: The Fragile Wonders of Madagascar

Lisa Poppleton October 23, 2012 0

When endangered overlaps with endemic, the result is all too often extinction.  Scientists are alarmed by the increasing rate of vanishing species throughout the world, and few places have more unique treasures to lose

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Beyond Sustainable

Beyond Sustainable

Candice Gaukel Andrews September 27, 2011 4

As someone committed to going on nature adventures, you most likely try to make the least negative impact on the world that you possibly can when you travel. You choose carbon-neutral companies, try to

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