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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Leopard in Tanzania

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Leopard in Tanzania

Kendal Bower April 17, 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 leopard resting in a tree in Tanzania. Photographer Karin Leperi say

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Five Wildlife Reserves & Parks You Shouldn’t Miss

Five Wildlife Reserves & Parks You Shouldn’t Miss

WWF October 29, 2014 0

Wildlife reserves offer safe haven to some of the planet’s most vulnerable species and give visitors the opportunity to view them responsibly. Here are five of our favorites: Pacaya Samiria Reserve, Peruvian Amazon Where:

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Video of the Week: The Most Amazing Migration Ever Caught On Tape!

Video of the Week: The Most Amazing Migration Ever Caught On Tape!

Derek Ward October 24, 2014 0

This awe-inspiring time-lapse video captured hundreds of thousands of wildebeest fighting across the Mara River from Tanzania into Kenya. Amazingly, in just thirty minutes as many as ten thousand wildebeest are able to cross the

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Wildebeests No Longer Hold the Record for Longest Terrestrial Migration: Zebras Take Over the Title

Wildebeests No Longer Hold the Record for Longest Terrestrial Migration: Zebras Take Over the Title

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 10, 2014 9

Africa’s Great Migration has long been a symbol of the continent’s abundant wildlife. The Serengeti Plains fill with millions of wildebeests and other animals, all traveling from the Ngorongoro region in Tanzania to the

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Top Six Unusual-Looking Wildlife to See on an African Safari

Top Six Unusual-Looking Wildlife to See on an African Safari

WWF May 7, 2014 3

By Marsea Nelson, guest blogger for WWF Travel Many safari-goers travel to Africa with the hopes of seeing the “Big Five” and other iconic animals like the stunning giraffe and imposing hippo. But what

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A Great Migration: Sandhill Cranes and Their Very Small Plot of Land

A Great Migration: Sandhill Cranes and Their Very Small Plot of Land

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 25, 2014 12

As I was driving home from the YMCA yesterday, I saw two sandhill cranes near a small pond that sits along the highway, only about a half-mile from my house. They were my first

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The “Little Five”

The “Little Five”

Maddi Higgins February 19, 2014 0

Go on a safari in Africa and you’ll hear plenty about the “Big 5.” The term originally referred to the top five species that hunters sought on their bucket list but has now evolved

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East Africa vs. Southern Africa: How to Choose for your Safari

East Africa vs. Southern Africa: How to Choose for your Safari

Ted Martens January 25, 2014 0

Guest Post by Ted Martens, reprinted with permission from Oh, The Places We’ll Go. By the end of our time in Southern Africa, we thought we were African safari gurus. I mean, what first-time Africa travelers

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