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Disney's Animal Kingdom Magazine Information
Disney has started a new magazine, Disney's Animal Kingdom magazine.
The 118 page "Preview Issue" is available now in the U.S.A. at most magazine stands, including bookstores and discount stores,
it's cover priced at $2.95 US, $3.95 Canada.
It's not an advertorial for Walt Disney World's Animal Kingdom Theme Park (there are two articles).
It is inspired by Disney's Animal Kingdom, by the "park's ability to excite families
about animals and conservation". Experts from DAK have helped guide the magazine's research.
The Editor's Letter states "On every page, Disney's Animal Kingdom Magazine is an adventure for families who love
animals. Through stories and pictures that inspire and amaze, you get to meet the creatures that share our earth and the heroic
people who protect them." In fact, 80 of the 118 pages are filled with full-color photos. Most of them are spectactular and can
challenge National Geographic in quality. Unfortunately the paper stock that was used is more 'high quality newsprint' than 'glossy
magazine stock', which means that you do get bleed between pages.
My recommendation is that if you like to read about and see great pictures about animals of all types, pick up a copy of
Disney's Animal Kingdom magazine. If you're looking for insider information about the Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park, that's
not this magazine's intent.
Features in this issue include:
Jane Goodall on the Chimps She's Loved
Animal of the Month: The Majestic Tiger
Jake: A Heroic Animal Tale
Kayaking with Killer Whales
Animals We Love: The Siamese Cat
Run for Your Life
Regular features include:
Disney's Animal Kingdom Magazine
Portfolio (favorite finds from the photo desk)
EcoWatch (Animal news from around the globe)
Expressions (Crocodile tears)
Animal Companions (At home with wild mustangs)
Family Adventure (Rain forest vacations)
Newsletter (environmental update from WDW +)
People Who Care (Wolf pilot)
Field Notes (Three days in Amboseli)
For Kids Only! (jokes, weird dog facts, coloring)
Bookend: Take Pause
P.O. Box 17406
Boone, IA 50037-0406
Editorial Director: Alexandra Kennedy
Disney's Animal Kingdom Magazine
244 Main Street
Northampton, MA 01060
Buena Vista Publishing Group
114 Fifth Ave
New York, NY 10011
Can't get enough of Disney's Safaris? On page 92, in Newsletter (right after the article on DAK Asia), there is an
announcement of custom Disney safaris to South African game reserves, led by Rick Barongi, Director of Animal Programs
Development at Disney's Animal Kingdom. Limited to 12 per trip, Disney's Africa Safaris begin with pretrip orientation
and photography training at WDW before decamping to South Africa for 11 days. Call 407-939-2450 for details.
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