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Several endangered species live in this ecosystem, including the Peruvian plantcutter (Phytotama raimondii) and Pampas Cat (Leopardus colocolo). Photo credit: Jorge Montejo (left) and Fabio Colombini (right).

Real Consequences of Climate Change in Peru

On a trip to Peru in March as part of NWF’s International Wildlife Conservation Team, I visited the place I called home for two years while serving as a Peace …

WALKING FOR WILDLIFE AT THE PEOPLE’S CLIMATE MARCH

On Saturday, April 29th, tens of thousands of Americans will be coming together in Washington, DC for the People’s Climate March.  Members of the National Wildlife Federation will be marching …

Accelerating erosion of the beach and dunes along Plum Island Point  is a problem for people and wildlife. Photo by Taj Schottland/NWF

Finding Common Ground to Protect Plum Island’s Coastline

This blog is part of a series highlighting a dune restoration and beach access improvement project that NWF and its partners are engaged in on Plum Island in Newburyport, Massachusetts.  How …

Sunrise on Block Island Wind Farm

Why we are fighting for offshore wind power

For years, the National Wildlife Federation has called on our leaders in Washington and coastal states to seize the abundant clean energy potential in the wind off our shores. Until December …

Riparian areas provide critical habitat to a number species vulnerable to climate change, like the Blue-spotted salamander. Photo by Greg Schechter/Flickr

NWF Launches New Wildlife Camera Project

Pika

Witnessing Wildlife and Climate Out of Sync

Cutthroat Trout. Image: Flickr(CircumerroStock)

Stalled Tailpipe Standards Send both Innovation and Climate Protection to…

maned wolf

How to avoid deforestation sneaking into your shopping cart

In our last blog, the National Wildlife Federation’s International Conservation Team shared how members can be a strong voice for tropical wildlife by “speaking with our wallets” to purchase zero-deforestation …

pronghorn

Overturning Methane Rule is Bad Public Policy, Bad Business

Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to employ a little-used legislative tool known as the Congressional Review Act to undo a common-sense Bureau of Land Management rule to …

moose

EPA Must Continue to Act on Climate for Wildlife

In 1970, President Richard Nixon created the United State Environmental Protection Agency to protect human health and the environment.  At the time, cities were choked with smog, some rivers were …

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