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Coatimundi on Temple IV in Tikal

My Amazing Encounters With Wildlife in Tikal National Park

It may not be the main reason to visit the famous archaeological site, but encounters with wildlife in Tikal are an added benefit of the experience. First and foremost known as an ancient Maya archaeological site, Tikal is also a protected wildlife preserve. During my recent visit, besides the famous pyramid-temples, I enjoyed the dense […]

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in the bear sanctuary romania

The Bear Sanctuary of Zarnesti – a Lesson in Human Interaction with Wildlife

The largest bear sanctuary in the world, the Libearty Bear Sanctuary in Zarnesti gives a home to once mistreated or injured bears. No, they don’t have a breeding program. The bears living in Romania are brown bears, and they are not a threatened species. Smaller than their North American cousin, the grizzly, they live in

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