Environmental Category

Environmental Posts. For over 4 decades Tusker has led thousands of intrepid travelers on awe-inspiring adventures around the world. Tusker’s fully supported treks allow you to fire up your passion for adventure in faraway places.

WORLD HERITAGE SITES

They are some of the world’s cultural icons and richest ecosystems.

Established in 1972 at a United Nations convention, today the list of World Heritage sites has ballooned to 936 in 153 countries.

UNESCO has come under increasing pressure and criticism for its World Heritage campaign.

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BOTTLE THIS

BOTTLE THIS

There is no pure water on our planet. Period. How does humanity secure access to the cleanest, most sustainably-sourced water?

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REEF MADNESS

All is not well in the world of coral reefs in our oceans.

The consensus among many scientists throughout the world seems to be that the future of coral reefs is an absolute nightmare.

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GLACIERS PASSED

Leading glaciologists have declared that glaciers and ice fields are receding at an alarming rate, and for the most part, their findings are correct.

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RETURN TO KAFUE PART I

Tusker founder Eddie Frank organized an anti-poaching mission in Kafue National Park, Zambia’s oldest and largest park, in the summer of 1994.

During the mission, Eddie and his team were shot at many times as they worked to confiscate illegal ivory and meat, and catch government officials red-handed in the game. Their fearlessness made them local legends.

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