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A Train Comes to Churchill: Prime Minister <br> Rings in New Beginning

A Train Comes to Churchill: Prime Minister
Rings in New Beginning

Emily Goodheart Kautz November 2, 2018 3

In the winter of 2017, a three-day blizzard blanketed Churchill, a small town that sits on the edge of the Hudson Bay in the remote subarctic. As drifts reached rooftops and encompassed buses, residents

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Will You Miss the Animals You Never Knew?

Will You Miss the Animals You Never Knew?

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 14, 2018 3

Because of ongoing and potential loss of their sea ice habitat resulting from climate change, polar bears were listed as a threatened species in the United States under the Endangered Species Act in May

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Video: Life in the Cold—Photographing Arctic Animals

Video: Life in the Cold—Photographing Arctic Animals

Candice Gaukel Andrews August 2, 2018 3

“Thousands of years of evolution have prepared Arctic species like the polar bear, walrus and narwhal for life on and around the sea ice,” states World Wildlife Fund on its Arctic wildlife web page.

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Photos from Churchill Polar Bear Adventures

Photos from Churchill Polar Bear Adventures

Natural Habitat Adventures July 12, 2018 0

“I think my favorite moment was seeing the polar bears for the first time. They are so majestic, and as they come closer to the Polar Rovers, it’s exhilarating. Seeing all the little cubs

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Awestruck: Breathtaking Encounters in Churchill

Awestruck: Breathtaking Encounters in Churchill

Courtney Nachlas May 12, 2018 0

As a new member of Nat Hab, I was initially nervous when I set out on my journey to Churchill, Canada—the Polar Bear Capital of the World. The excitement of experiencing one of the

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Traveler Story: Classic Polar Bear Adventure

Traveler Story: Classic Polar Bear Adventure

Natural Habitat Adventures April 16, 2018 0

“Loved seeing the polar bear cubs with mama bear, especially when the cub was playing with the frozen kelp. It was like a frozen block: he tossed it up in the air, threw it

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Traveler Story: Churchill Polar Bears on Halloween

Traveler Story: Churchill Polar Bears on Halloween

Natural Habitat Adventures April 9, 2018 0

“Our trip to Churchill was beyond unbelievable. One of the most memorable moments was on Halloween. Drew Hamilton, our guide, became a Viking warrior. Besides dazzling us with his endless bear knowledge, Drew was

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A Change of Perspective

A Change of Perspective

Natural Habitat Adventures February 24, 2018 0

We talk about it at the office regularly: polar bears are an umbrella species that needs ice to survive. I’ve talked about it, I’ve studied it, I’m confident I know what it all means.

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