Stan in the Phlippines

Stan and Erin have finally arrived in Laos – but for the last two weeks, they were travelling around the Philippines. The Philippines is a special part of the world called a biodiversity hotspot, where there are an incredible number of different species of animals and plants in one location. This is an area called…

Meet Meko

This is Meko the Mekong Giant Catfish. Meko lives in the Mekong River and travels between Laos, Thailand and Cambodia. Mekong Giant Catfish have the distinction of being the largest freshwater fish in the world! They can grow up to 10 feet long and weigh a whopping 650 pounds! How many of you would it…

Meet Stan

This is Stan the Salmon. Stan is a Chinook salmon from the Stanislaus River in California, a tributary of the San Joaquin River. Salmon normally make a big journey (called a migration) twice in their lifetime. First, baby salmon migrate from freshwater (rivers) to saltwater (the ocean) to grow.  Then, adult salmon migrate from saltwater…