Tag Archives: Endangered Species

Eco Field Trips ~ teaching young minds about conservation outside the classroom

By Dian Hasan | September 20, 2009 The most impactful lessons are those learned at a young age. That’s a given. Applicable in any learning situation, including learning about the earth. School-age kids are in the best position to partake … Continue reading

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Saving Turtles in Malaysia ~ Melina Beach Turtle Hatchery

By Dian Hasan | September 20, 2009 We all know that education is most effective when it starts early, impacting young minds with any knowledge leaves them better equipped going forward. Including when it comes to the environment. Here’s a … Continue reading

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How to responsibly enjoy endangered animals

By Dian Hasan | September 10, 2009 This piece appeared in Tree Hugger, and I found it fascinating, as there are unique ways of enjoying or experiencing animals in the wild (in their natural habitat) that cause no harm. Us … Continue reading

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Belize Eco-Tourism: Experiencing Belize’s Ecology

Belize is perfect for eco-tourism because of its spectacular teeming jungles, lush rainforests, dry pine savannas, tangled mangrove swamps, and dynamic coral reefs. It is truly one of the best examples in the New World Tropics of a species rich, … Continue reading

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Dolpins have the conscience to rescue other marine species

In case you’ve been living on a different planet, thinking that we are our planet’s most intelligent species, we do have competition – on land (yes, Chimps and other Apes) and in the sea (Dolphins). Dolphins are known to be … Continue reading

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The Brilliant Dolphins ~ Deep Thinkers (BBC), part 1 of 2

Surfing Dolphins clip from the 2003 BBC “Wildlife on One” episode Dolphins: Deep Thinkers, narrated by David Attenborough. The educational clip narrates that the maintenance of social bonds in complex animal societies such as dolphins and humans may be the … Continue reading

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The Brilliant Dolphins ~ Deep Thinkers (BBC), part 2 of 2

Educational clip from the 2003 BBC “Wildlife on One” episode Dolphins: Deep Thinkers, narrated by David Attenborough. In this clip, dolphins are demonstrated to be able to comment on the presence or absence of stated objects, which is a very … Continue reading

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