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Monarch Butterflies are Making a Rebound

Monarch Butterflies are Making a Rebound

Court Whelan, Ph.D. May 20, 2016 4

Newsworthy, noteworthy, and utterly fascinating. Monarch butterflies routinely make the news—for good reason. The migration of the monarch butterfly is considered by scientists a unique phenomenon, and one of the largest animal migrations on

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Top 7 Summer Adventures for Nature Lovers

Top 7 Summer Adventures for Nature Lovers

WWF February 24, 2016 3

Summer will be here before you know it. And the last thing you want to do is keep your nose to the grindstone, right? That’s why you need a summer nature break. These seven adventures will provide

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Let The NY Times 52 Places to Go in 2016 Inspire Your Travel Resolutions

Let The NY Times 52 Places to Go in 2016 Inspire Your Travel Resolutions

Julie Waggoner February 1, 2016 0

The New York Times just selected its top 52 Places to Go in 2016, and the list includes some of Nat Hab’s most exciting trip destinations. This year’s travel wish list includes newly accessible places such as the

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Increasing Bad Behavior around Wildlife: Are More Regulations Needed?

Increasing Bad Behavior around Wildlife: Are More Regulations Needed?

Candice Gaukel Andrews September 29, 2015 51

Witnessing any of nature’s great spectacles—such as the wildebeest migration of Africa, the wintering grounds of millions of monarch butterflies in Mexico or thousands of sea turtles coming ashore from the Pacific Ocean to lay

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Is the Pacific Gray Whale the Ocean’s Friendliest Gentle Giant?

Is the Pacific Gray Whale the Ocean’s Friendliest Gentle Giant?

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl September 14, 2015 0

Have you ever imagined having the chance to get up close and personal with possibly the most majestic and friendly of all sea animals – the Pacific gray whale? If not, we highly recommend

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3 Things I Learned While Swimming with Whale Sharks

3 Things I Learned While Swimming with Whale Sharks

WWF August 29, 2015 0

When you’re swimming in the ocean, the last thing you might want to see is a 40 foot long, dark shadow lurking through the water. In the warm summer waters in places such as Mexico’s

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On a Wing and a Prayer: 5 Fascinating Facts about the Monarch Butterfly

On a Wing and a Prayer: 5 Fascinating Facts about the Monarch Butterfly

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl August 22, 2015 29

Arguably among the most beautiful of all butterfly species, the North American monarch isn’t just another pretty face. It has very interesting characteristics and abilities that none of its cousins across the globe can

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Video: Summer Beaches and Turtle Treks to the Sea

Video: Summer Beaches and Turtle Treks to the Sea

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 11, 2015 8

With the official start of summer arriving in just a little over a week, our thoughts are naturally turning to the world’s beaches. We won’t be the only ones, however, who’ll soon be populating

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