A Tribute to Environmentalist Nathaniel Reed
1 month ago - By National Geographic
This article is brought to you by the International League of Conservation Photographers. Read our other articles on the National Geographic Voices blog featuring the work of our iLCP Fellow Photographers all around the world.
On July 11th Nathaniel ‘Nat' Reed, a great environmental advocate, passed away at age 84. Mr. Reed had many accomplishments and tirelessly spoke up to help protect wildlife and preserve the environment. He was a true environmental champion.
Among Mr. Reed's most noted work were his efforts in drafting and petitioning the U.S. Endangered Species Act of 1973. The goal...
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Close-up of a whale's tail wins the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest
1 month ago - By Mail Online
A shot of a humpback whale calf's tail has been revealed as the grand prize winner of the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest. It was taken off the coast of Japan.
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