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25+ Nature and Wildlife Mobile Apps

8/15/2011 // By Danielle Brigida

Do you have a smart phone and want to use it to explore nature? The saying, “there’s an app for that,” rings true in this case. I’ve tested out a number of smart phone applications, and I must say they […] Read more >

Ways You and the Kids Can Celebrate Shark Week

7/29/2011 // By Danielle Brigida

With Shark Week starting on July 31st this year, we wanted to take a few moments to honor these amazing creatures that play vital roles within their ecosystem. You may fear them, but we need to be a lot more […] Read more >

Green Apple on Books

Resources for Nature and Wildlife Book Lovers

6/29/2011 // By Danielle Brigida

I don’t know about you, but reading is one of my favorite hobbies.  When I’m not thinking about ways to help wildlife, I’m thinking about books that I’d like to read about the natural world. Sometimes it is difficult to […] Read more >

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America’s Wild Read – An Online Book Club For Wildlife and Nature Enthusiasts

4/27/2011 // By Danielle Brigida

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service launched an exciting new project this week called WILD READ, a virtual book club meant to inspire people to connect with the outdoors and nature, all while enjoying a book. As an English major […] Read more >

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Stink Bugs, Stink Bugs Everywhere

2/17/2011 // By Danielle Brigida

The name says it all. Stink bugs. Some stink bugs species are native to North America and their populations are kept in check by their natural predators.   That’s no big deal.  But, the brown-marmorated stink bug is a recent […] Read more >

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Holiday Ideas for Nature Lovers

12/16/2010 // By Danielle Brigida

With holiday gift giving in full swing, countless posts are talking about ways to help out important causes while spreading holiday cheer. Nonprofitorgs.wordpress.com, Blog.nature.org, and 1800recycling.com all have very thoughtful blog posts that encourage giving gifts that benefit nonprofits doing […] Read more >

A Halloween Wildlife and Outdoor Activity Roundup

10/28/2010 // By Danielle Brigida

In honor of  Halloween, we’ve been collecting  posts about wildlife and clever outdoor activities that will add a delicious spice to your holiday. Halloween can be fantastic opportunity to learn facts about “spooky” wildlife while creating fun crafts with common […] Read more >

Welcome to the NEW Wildlife Promise Blog

10/3/2010 // By Danielle Brigida

Bye bye old design! Hello change! In the midst of many projects and priorities, the National Wildlife Federation is excited to introduce the freshly redesigned Wildlife Promise blog. In case you’ve already forgotten the old blog, you can see that […] Read more >

6 Ways to Use Technology to Help Wildlife Impacted by the Gulf Oil Spill

5/11/2010 // By Danielle Brigida

The National Wildlife Federation is working hard to help wildlife impacted by the BP Oil Spill–recruiting volunteers, coordinating restoration efforts, educating the public, and advocating for clean energy policies. We need your help!   We are looking for dedicated online […] Read more >

Reliving Your Nature Memories During National Wildlife Week

3/8/2010 // By Danielle Brigida

For those of you who didn’t know, National Wildlife Week (March 15th – 21st 2010) is one of NWF’s  oldest traditions and this year we’re asking you to make a difference whether it’s… At Home At School At Play Also– […] Read more >