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Wildlife’s Summer Vacation Photos

7/18/2013 // By Rachel Stemen

Did you ever write an essay on what you did over summer vacation for class? Or send a post card from your summer trip talking about stuff you did and maybe ending with “Wish you were here”? True, vacation time […] Read more >

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Photo of the Day: Mountaintop Marmots

9/7/2012 // By Rachel Stemen

Olympic marmots at the summit of Hurricane Ridge in Olympic National Park   Photo by Flickr member Cherished Light Photography | Rajan Desai See more of Cherished Light Photography’s photos on Flickr >> Your Photo Could Be Here We want […] Read more >

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A Pika Running Over my Foot, Misguided Frog Mating, and Other Lurid Tales from a Hike in Yosemite

7/23/2011 // By Beth Pratt

“Bully!” as Teddy Roosevelt would have exclaimed, seems the most appropriate way to describe my perfect day hiking in Yosemite National Park last week. I wandered for an afternoon in the Gaylor Lakes basin (Tioga Country is my favorite place […] Read more >

Computer Software to Help Save Endangered Animals

3/17/2008 // By NWF

A guest post by Mahesh Basantani, a research scholar in Botany who also writes for Inabitat, a green design blog. Species extinction is a natural phenomenon with one to five species going extinct each year. But, presently this rate has […] Read more >