Today we speak to future volunteer Sarah Stockdale who later this year will be heading off to Frontier’s Tanzania Orphanage Project. We asked Sarah a few questions about her upcoming trip, finding out what she’s excited about, what she’s going to pack and a few other bits and pieces.
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Today is the day we’ve all been waiting for: the announcement of the winning entries to the Frontier Wildlife Photography Competition 2011. Thanks to everyone who submitted photos, we’ve enjoyed seeing your shots and really appreciate the hard work and skill that has gone into capturing them. A quick look through the entries on our Facebook page shows what a difficult task we were faced with in selecting the winners.
Although it’s not in Central America, today’s National Park Profile features an amazing reserve on the southern tip of Florida in the USA. We spoke to Gary Bremen of Biscayne National Park about this beautiful area and the conservation issues it is involved in.
In an attempt to take you well away from the gloomy UK weather, Into the Wild will this week be focusing its attention on somewhere far more exotic: Central America. So whether you’re planning a trip to this beautiful region, or even just looking for some inspirational escapism, this is the place to be...We kick things off with Costa Rica.
Welcome to the second part of our fascinating interview with Austin Stevens. In this concluding part Austin tells us about his most embarrassing moment when he was bitten by a snouted cobra, his hopes of seeing a snow leopard in the wild and he tells us which Frontier project he would most like to go on!
In the latest installment of Frontier Meets…, today we speak to Austin Stevens, a man made famous by his fearless and dramatic adventures in search of some of the world’s most dangerous creatures: snakes. In the first of a two-part interview with Frontier, Austin talks us through how he first became interested in snakes, an enthralling tale from his past travels, and much more.
Yesterday we looked at the world’s most deadly animals. Today, we’ll be dispelling a few myths surrounding these frightening creatures and what to do if one attacks: Should I really be sucking the venom from this snake bite? Will a well-aimed punch to the nose really save me from this shark attack?
This week we have an exciting line-up for you on Into the Wild. Building up to a fascinating two-part interview with everyone’s favourite snake-wrangler, Austin Stevens, we thought we would get you in the mood with a week focusing on the planet’s most dangerous and deadly animals.
A look at some of the strangest festivals and celebrations from around the world, including the running of the bulls in Spain, and night of the radishes in Mexico.
Future volunteer Natalie Parr answers a few questions for Frontier on her upcoming trip to South East Asia.
Ever wondered how they celebrate Halloween in Mexico? Or where this strange tradition came from? Find out here.