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Endangered Animals and Their Families

What a conundrum! Two wonderful occasions, Endangered Species Day and the International Day of Families, are upon us, presenting us with a daunting choice. Which to celebrate? 535 more words

Rainforest Alliance

petchary reblogged this on Petchary's Blog and commented:

I love the Rainforest Alliance's attractive and informative blog. I also love the Alliance's focus on humans living sustainably and in harmony with nature. This post is an example of that philosophy. Do follow this blog! I think you will enjoy it.

Monkey See

This weekend has been a change of pace for me and Matt, and it’s started to get very busy on this trip!

We flew to Kuching in Borneo on Friday, with the plan of staying with Natasha’s uncle and his family. 1,345 more words



If I had to be an ape,

I’d be an orang-utan,

Long arms so great for hugging,

And that’s all I’d do my man.


What rhymes with orang-utan?

I’d like to be an orang-utan,

Of that there is no doubt,

They always look so happy,

As they swing and play about,

So if I’m asked the question, 13 more words



Sooooooooooooooooooooooo! Sumatra Teil 2 =)

Wie bereits im ersten Teil meines Eintrages erwähnt sind wir in das Dorf Bukit Lawang gefahren. Vom Busbahnhof aus kann man in knapp 10 Minuten zu Fuß in das Dorf laufen. 1,106 more words

Borneo Day 6 - Sepilok to Abai, along the Kinabatangan River

Ouch. And ouch again. That’s how it felt getting out of bed this morning, both of us feeling really stiff after yesterday and walking like 90 year olds. 4,198 more words