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Photo of the Day: Brown Pelican Reflection

1/21/2013 // By Rachel Stemen

Photo by Ashala Tylor See more of Ashala Tylor’s photos on Flickr >> Your Photo Could Be Here We want one of your nature photos to be the next Photo of the Day! Share your images with our Flickr group […] Read more >

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Bird of the Week: Brown Pelican

5/18/2011 // By Laura Tangley

This Friday, May 20, 2011, the nation will celebrate Endangered Species Day. Of the nearly 2,000 plant and animal species listed as endangered or threatened under the Endangered Species Act— first passed in 1966 and updated in 1973—few provide better […] Read more >

NWF’s David Mizejewski: Why We Must Try To Save Oiled Birds

6/11/2010 // By Miles Grant

Even if oiled birds like the brown pelican are cleaned, significant numbers won’t survive their return to the wild. Should we try to rehabilitate them anyway?
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Three Things You Can Do For Wildlife on Endangered Species Day

5/21/2010 // By Julia Marden

This time last year, I was just beginning to learn about the many endangered species in my community. But this May, with the growing oil spill, the threat of more drilling in the Arctic Circle and another Endangered Species Day […] Read more >

Annual List of Candidates for Endangered Species Act Released

11/13/2009 // By Kolleen Kawa

Last week the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services released their yearly assessment of plants and animals that are candidates for protection under the Endangered Species Act. The good news is that this year, four species were removed from the candidate […] Read more >