Posts Tagged "conservation"

Tourism and Sustainability in Tortuguero pt. II

We are all apart of nature…respect it! En mi blog previo, hablé de los cuestiones una comunidad y un entorno natural puedan encontrar cuando entra el negocio de turismo, como en Tortuguero, Costa Rica. Entonces, la pregunta que quiero responder es, ¿cómo Tortuguero genera ingreso turístico sin sacrificar el etorno y ...

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Environmental Education

Giant panda relaxing outside int  he morning before the afternoon heat arrives The question that I get asked the most when telling people that I’m interning at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding is how it relates to social work. I’ve been asked question like, “Do you have to ...

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Helping to Spread Environmental Consciousness

Susan and colleagues from the Panda Base eating lunch after a long morning of surveying university students During our first week at the Chengdu Research Base for Giant Panda Breeding, we were introduced to our fantastic team of Chinese colleagues with whom we would be working. We also met Susan Clayton ...

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Children of China

Over the past few weeks, Kristen and I have had the honor and pleasure of working with many different groups of children from varying areas in China. We spent three days working with children from the rural town of Laojunshan, in the mountains of China. The Laojunshan Nature Reserve welcomed ...

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Pandas and Noodles, Oh My!!

From the moment we arrived on the Panda Base, we have been greeted with warmness and kindness. We were then introduced to the main staff and volunteers that we will be working with us during our internship. The first panda sighting was a moment of actual realization that we are in ...

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