Latest Nature Seekers Stories

2014-01-31 23:31:16

April inaugurates the leatherback turtle viewing season at Matura Beach in Trinidad, and Naturalist Journeys’ Caligo Ventures features tours throughout this season. This much-anticipated addition to popular tours to Trinidad and Tobago, with time at the Asa Wright Nature Centre, can be enjoyed from April to July. Miami, FL (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Each spring and summer thousands of Leatherback Turtles visit their ancestral nesting grounds on the beaches of Trinidad, laying enough eggs...

2008-07-20 03:00:24

Chino native Summer Gray went to Trinidad and Tobago to study community-based conservation efforts. She volunteered because she wanted to be a part of it all. That's not surprising to her mother, Kathy Gray, who lives in Chino with Summer's dad, George, and her 17-year-old sister, Jessica. "She does this all by herself. She's fearless," Kathy said. "She knows what she wants to do, she knows how to do it, and she gets it done." For 12 days this summer, the 24-year-old Pomona College...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.