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Great Migrations—from Small Creatures

Great Migrations—from Small Creatures

Candice Gaukel Andrews May 10, 2011 4

If you dread overseas flights because you always land intolerably tired and exceedingly hungry, I have some facts that might help you put such ordeals into perspective. It was recently discovered that a female

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Hola from Baja! It’s Whale Season

Hola from Baja! It’s Whale Season

Wendy Redal February 25, 2011 1

Greetings from Loreto, Mexico! I’m excited to be joining a Natural Habitat group that’s headed today to San Ignacio Lagoon, on the west coast of Baja California Sur, where we’ll be spending the next

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Adventure on the Cruise Ship “Splendor”—Really?

Adventure on the Cruise Ship “Splendor”—Really?

Candice Gaukel Andrews November 15, 2010 9

When the Carnival cruise ship Splendor was towed into the San Diego Harbor late last week after being stranded off the coast of Mexico by an engine fire, many news reporters and bloggers commented

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Happy Travelers

Happy Travelers

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 25, 2010 16

Smiling sightseers in Uganda, Africa. Big grins on the faces of tourists to Costa Rica. An enthusiastically clapping audience for the whales off the Mexican Baja Peninsula. Come to think of it, have you

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Mountains and Monarchs

Mountains and Monarchs

Candice Gaukel Andrews September 6, 2010 6

The Mud Hen was a great little steamboat—a one-of-a-kind, respectable, lake-worthy craft. When I was about eight years old, my uncle Verne, a carpenter and a lover of steam engines, built her out of

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More good news for endangered sea turtles

More good news for endangered sea turtles

Wendy Redal October 23, 2009 0

Imagine the sight of thousands of 100-pound sea turtles, packed side by side on an expanse of beach stretching for two miles along Mexico’s Pacific coast. It’s not an image that comes easily to

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How to Avoid Buying Illegal Souvenirs

How to Avoid Buying Illegal Souvenirs

Megan Koelemay August 7, 2009 0

Every year, millions of tourists in the Caribbean and Mexico buy wildlife curios as souvenirs - often without any inkling that they are supporting unsustainable and illegal wildlife. Check out www.worldwildlife.org/goodbuy to learn more

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Save $500 on our Kingdom of the Monarchs Trip!

Save $500 on our Kingdom of the Monarchs Trip!

Megan Koelemay August 4, 2009 10

Observe the amazing migration of 300 million monarch butterflies in the highlands of Mexico, and take advantage of our "2010 Economic Climate Change Stimulus Plan" while you're at it! Save $500 now with our

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