Sweet air, crystal water, an abundance of nature on land, air and sea, Prince of Wales Island is the perfect destination for rediscovering nature and yourself. Explore Tongass, North America’s ancient temperate rainforest on a raised boardwalk. Watch humpback whales and orca breach and black bear fish for salmon. You may even see an endangered Alexander Archipelago grey wolf or a frolicking river otter. Discover the indigenous Tlinglet and Haida cultures. All business is local here, that’s Responsible Tourism! 

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How (Former) Wildlife Traffickers & a Biologist are Saving a Species

Come to the Brazilian Cerrado for an unforgettable holiday. Once poached Hyacinth Macaws are now cherished, maned wolves, and "Einstein" monkeys, too. The amazing SouthWild Wolf camps are owned and run by local people with help from "Charlie" the biologist who discovered them trafficking. This is one of my favorite stories & a fabulous destination too!    Read More    

How to Get Great Wildlife Photographs in the Forest

Great Smoky National Park, North Carolina & Tennessee

Getting great images of wildlife in the forest, hidden by lush foliage and bathed in diffused light is tough!  Nature photographer Robert Wallace shares his secrets for getting shots of black bear, Manitoban elk. and more. Good tips for staying safe in black bear country too.   Read More

The Last Asiatic Lions in the World. The Lions of Gir

The last wild Asiatic lions in the world are found only in Gir National Park, (Gir National Forest), India. Protected & cherished by a team of women wildlife keepers and the local herders who live among them, their numbers have grown from only 12 wild lions in 1900 to 500+ today. Hiren Khambhayta couples passion with a photographer's eye for these magnificent big cats.  Read More 

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