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An Ordinary Day With Spirit Bears?

An Ordinary Day With Spirit Bears?

It was the first day of our spirit bear trip this fall, and we were walking up a small creek in the Great Bear Rainforest. Sunlight filtered through the lichens and mosses dangling from the tree branches; salmon splashed in the stream. This creek is one of the best places on Earth to see a Kermode, or spirit, bear. The only problem was nobody had seen one here this year…

Nick Acheson’s Big Cat Quest

Nick Acheson’s Big Cat Quest

Nick Acheson is spending 2015 in pursuit of all the big cats in the world. He calls this monumental project the Big Cat Quest. Over the course of this year Nick is travelling the globe to see and write about things like lions, leopards, jaguars and tigers, but also some less common kitties like bay cats, golden and flat-headed cats. Already this year he has visited Tanzania, India and Borneo and he is just getting started.

How to take a photo of an arctic wolf – in Canoe Roots Magazine

How to take a photo of an arctic wolf – in Canoe Roots Magazine

Recently, Kaydi Pyette, the intrepid editor of Canoe Roots magazine was surfing around my website and encountered my “Recipe for a Wolf Photograph” blog. She liked it so much that she asked if she could publish it in her magazine. So pick up the latest issue and you can see it in print for yourself. You can also view it online in the spring issue of Canoe Roots…