Archive for the 'Wild nature' Category

The West Midland Safari and Leisure Park (WMSP) in Worcestershire in England

Monday, May 26th, 2008

The West Midland Safari and Leisure Park (WMSP) is a safari park located on the A456 between Kidderminster and Bewdley in Worcestershire, England, opened in 1973.



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Tungurahua - an active stratovolcano in Ecuador

Tuesday, January 15th, 2008

Tungurahua is an active stratovolcano located in the Cordillera Central of Ecuador. The volcano gives name to the province of Tungurahua. Volcanic activity restarted in 1999 and is ongoing as of 2008 with a major eruption on August 16 2006.



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Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory of Australia [video]

Thursday, August 10th, 2006

Kakadu National Park is in the Northern Territory of Australia, 171 km east of Darwin.



The name ‘Kakadu’ comes from an aboriginal floodplain language called Kakadu or Gaagudju, which was one of the languages spoken in the north of the park at the beginning of the twentieth century. Gagudju is no longer regularly spoken but descendants of this language group still live in Kakadu.

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