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The Toll on Gulf Oysters

12/21/2013 // By Ryan Fikes

It is small and slimy, and goes down easy with a little lemon. But the oyster isn’t just a treat for seafood lovers; these humble bivalves play an essential role in the ecology of the Gulf. An adult oyster can […] Read more >


Small Company, Big Impact

5/27/2013 // By Christopher Parker

Superstorm Sandy was indeed a very big storm, caused a large amount of destruction and affected millions of people, everything about it was big. On May 17, 2013 a small company made a very big effort in the restoration work […] Read more >

Least terns on Wells Beach, Maine

Photo of the Day: Least Terns A-Courting

4/20/2012 // By Rachel Stemen

What Did You See Today? Share your wildlife observations with Wildlife Watch and check out the animals and plants that others are seeing around the country! This Photo of the Day was donated by a participant in the annual National Wildlife […] Read more >

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Connecting the Great Lakes Coastal Future

9/15/2011 // By Melinda Koslow

This week dozens of participants came from all over the Great Lakes – Minnesota to Pennsylvania – to gain the tools necessary to protect Great Lakes coastal habitat in a changing climate. The Great Lakes, often referred to as our […] Read more >