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Leatherback Sea Turtles Want Beaches Too

8/6/2009 // By Julia Marden

Last year, with the National Wildlife Federation’s support, a federal nature reserve was established in the Northeast Ecological Corridor (NEC) of Puerto Rico. The NEC Nature Reserve exists to protect the nesting habitats for the endangered leatherback turtle as well …

Why Wait?

7/30/2009 // By Julia Marden

Friends of wildlife, meet the mule deer in his native Rocky Mountain habitat. The mule deer is a common species. You can see them all over the western United States, with their wiggly ears and winsome eyes. But just because …

Google the Echidna and Save a Pika

7/30/2009 // By Julia Marden

Ever feel like you’re wasting time on Wikipedia or Google? You probably are. I know I am. But today, I found a way to continue wasting hours on the internet and feel great about it. Facebook Causes has launched a …

Water Quality as a Way of Life

7/16/2009 // By Julia Marden

Here’s a story for the history books: In 1983, our government set water planning policies that determined how we create water projects–and they’re still in place today. But as you and I know, the world has changed. There are more …

Helping Paper Mills Get on the Right Track

7/8/2009 // By Julia Marden

Here at NWF, we’re all pretty into recycling.You should see the recycling center at our headquarters– it’s a floor to ceiling distribution center, where you can recycle everything from egg cartons to batteries.   Last week I learned a rather …

Moose, Trout and Polar Bears

6/26/2009 // By Julia Marden

NWF staffers and supporters wanted to share with you the wildlife they’re working to safeguard. Which wildlife are you fighting for? Tell your Representative today.

Let’s Hear it for the EAC!

6/26/2009 // By Julia Marden

UPDATE at 4:30 pm. Here’s a video from this great vote-day rally: Just wanted to share a pic from our coalition partners, the Energy Action Coalition. They’re turning out on Capitol Hill to speak up for the future of our …

Top 3 Reasons to Support ACES

6/26/2009 // By Julia Marden

TODAY’s THE DAY! Within hours, Congress is expected┬áto vote on┬álegislation to confront the single greatest threat to America’s wildlife and natural resources. Please make sure your representative will help pass this groundbreaking legislation today. Here are the top 3 reasons …

Three Things You Can Do for Bees

6/23/2009 // By Julia Marden

I was just flipping through this month’s National Wildlife magazine, and I saw this fascinating article on America’s bees. Bees and other pollinators are disappearing from our country due to a variety of threats to their habitat and climate. And …

Got a Story?

6/19/2009 // By Julia Marden

Have you noticed climate change in your backyard? Quick– before you head out to enjoy what I hope is a sunny and beautiful weekend for you and your family– Today it’s time to tell the EPA that global warming is …