Extinction tourism’s seemingly unlimited potential

Imagine the rise of a whole new industry based on witnessing the alteration of the ecosystem and the elimination of species

Extinction tourism’s seemingly unlimited potentialQUATHIASKI COVE, B.C. Oct. 10, 2016/ Troy Media/ – The Crystal Serenity, a 300-metre luxury cruise ship, will be the first vessel of its size and sophistication to traverse the complex and dangerous Northwest Passage. Unfrozen because of global warming, the iconic passage will offer a unique blend of excitement and indulgence to the adventurous 1,070…

We all need to experience nature in our daily lives

Children who do not experience nature likely to display a range of behavioural problems and a decline in their ability to cope with stress

We all need to experience nature in our daily lives//  nature [popup url="http://marketplace.troymedia.com/2016/03/need-experience-nature-daily-lives/" height="800" width="800" scrollbars="1"]Download[/popup] this column on nature and the [popup url="https://www.troymedia.com/tag/environment-2/" height="800" width="600" scrollbars="1"]environment[/popup]  [popup url="http://marketplace.troymedia.com/terms-and-conditions-of-use/" height="800" width="600" scrollbars="1"]Terms and conditions of use[/popup] CALGARY, Alta. March 13, 2016/ Troy Media/ - What does silence sound like? To us city-slaves, it is a swelling orchestra of white noise that fills a void…

A visit to the Amazon takes you to the soul of Mother Nature

Life at the jungle's edge is both dangerous and spiritual

A visit to the Amazon takes you to the soul of Mother Nature[slideshow_deploy id='69983']Hover over image to read caption Download this column on Amazon travel Terms and Conditions of use MANAUS, Brazil Dec 1, 2015/ Troy Media/ - Amazon jungle guide Shane Zammette raised his hand in the steaming forest and stopped the line of six hikers. "It smells like wet dog," he said. Looking to the line's…

Swimming with sharks off Hawaii

Although curious about us, the sharks didn't seem to see us as potential food

Swimming with sharks off Hawaii[slideshow_deploy id='88227']All photos courtesy Hawaii Shark Encounters Download this column on swimming with sharks for your publication or website. FREE or Price starts at $8 Terms and Conditions of use HONOLULU, HI Aug 20, 2015/ Troy Media / - It's about an hour before dawn in Haleiwa Harbor, on Oahu's spectacular North Shore. Despite the…

The father of Quebec ecotourism in bed with the ducks

Societe Duvetnor founder Jean Bedard harvests eiderdown each spring to sell overseas

The father of Quebec ecotourism in bed with the ducksRIVIERE-DU-LOUP, QC, Jun 8, 2014/ Troy Media/ - Jean Bedard stands in front of a small group of visitors at the reception centre of the Societe Duvetnor ecotourism camp near Rivieredu-Loup, 200 kilometers downstream from Quebec City on the St. Lawrence River. He looks like what he is – a 75 year-old retired biology professor,…