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Pandemic Ponderings: 25 Phenomenal Facts about our Planet

Pandemic Ponderings: 25 Phenomenal Facts about our Planet

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 9, 2020 0

Since 1970, the annual Earth Day has been a time for us to reflect on the beautiful planet, the third from the sun, that we call home. Twenty years after that groundbreaking year, we

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See World Heritage Sites with Natural Habitat Adventures

See World Heritage Sites with Natural Habitat Adventures

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 21, 2020 0

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) defines world heritage as “our legacy from the past, what we live with today, and what we pass on to future generations. Our cultural and

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Wildlife Abounds in Nepal’s Chitwan National Park

Wildlife Abounds in Nepal’s Chitwan National Park

Emily Goodheart Kautz June 1, 2019 0

Chitwan National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a vast nature reserve in the southern lowlands of Nepal. Chitwan is Nepal’s first national park, established in 1973, and spans 360 square miles. This

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Snow Leopards and Sacred Mountains: Buddhist Monks Lead the Way in Conservation

Snow Leopards and Sacred Mountains: Buddhist Monks Lead the Way in Conservation

Emily Goodheart Kautz February 9, 2019 0

In Search of the Snow Leopard, Peter Matthiessen The now across the river glows, and the rocks and peaks, the serpentine black stream, and snows, sky, stars, the firmament—all ring like the bell of the

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Celebrate 2018 Conservation Wins in these Five Places

Celebrate 2018 Conservation Wins in these Five Places

WWF December 19, 2018 0

2019 is on the horizon, and with the new year comes new challenges facing the planet. But with 2018 ending, we can look back on the events of the year and appreciate the conservation

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My World Travel Companion, Fred | Olaf’s Corner

My World Travel Companion, Fred | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver May 3, 2018 0

There is an interesting photograph hanging in our hallway that reminds me of a very special traveling companion named Fred. The wooden-framed picture shows a little Buddhist boy crouched on a stone window sill

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The Rise of the Tiger

The Rise of the Tiger

WWF October 18, 2017 0

Tigers need room to roam. Protecting vast connected landscapes for these endangered top predators is key to their survival. For the first time in a century, wild tiger populations are rising. Spurred by the

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Where We’ve Been, Where We’re Going: Matt Erke

Where We’ve Been, Where We’re Going: Matt Erke

WWF June 21, 2017 0

Matt Erke serves as an Program Officer for WWF’s Forest Program. Matt tells about how travel opened his eyes to the incredible beauty and power of nature. 1. How did you catch the travel bug?

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