September, 2012

Weekly News Roundup – September 28, 2012

Want to know what National Wildlife Federation was up to this week? Here is a recap of the week’s NWF news: U.S. Joins International Effort to Promote Environmental Journalism to …

Black bears across the country are going hungry as extreme heat and drought decrease their food supply.

Over 160,000 Want Climate on the Presidential Debate Agenda

Thanks to the support of wildlife advocates, yesterday National Wildlife Federation delivered over 160,000 petition signatures to Jim Leher of PBS NewsHour. The petitions, signed by supporters of the National …

Juvenile eastern bluebird

Photo of the Day: Blue and Gold

Juvenile eastern bluebird   Photo by Flickr member snooker2009 See more of snooker2009’s photos on Flickr >> Your Photo Could Be Here We want one of your nature photos to …

Grasslands in New Mexico, near Las Conchas fire site

From Forests to Grasslands: A Picture of the Future in the Southwest

As a native New Mexican, I’m deeply invested in and moved by the natural beauty of the American Southwest. While I’m at home among the saguaros outside of Tucson or …

Humpback whales feeding

Photo of the Day: Feeding Frenzy

If Keystone XL is the "zombie pipeline" that won't die, it's pretty clear the Enbridge expansion is the "Frankenstein" of tar sands. The patchwork, 2,600 mile pipeline is right out of a mad scientist's dream. (photo: Riccardo Cuppini/flickr)

A Monster Rises: Enbridge’s Tar Sands Frankenstein

Purple sunbird

Photo of the Day: Preparing for Take Off

Clean Energy Champions in Michigan

This fall, the Michigan Student Sustainability Coalition is working with students on campuses across the state to run a campaign centered around encouraging young people to vote for candidates and …

Kayakers, SUPers and boaters join together for a Clean Water Act celebration on the Potomac River. NWF Photo by Jan Goldman-Carter.

Celebrating the Clean Water Act as We Restore the Anacostia River

This is a guest post by Kellie Bolinder. Restoring the Anacostia River here  means more than just clean water to the Earth Conservation Corps.  The heavily polluted Anacostia River flows through …

Black bear at Devil's Den, Wyoming

Photo of the Day: Grazing Black Bear

Black bear munching on grass in Calcite Springs near Devils Den, Wyoming   Photo by Flickr member Darlene Bushue See more of Darlene Bushue’s photos on Flickr >>

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