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This Earth Day, Get Earthy with Three Fun Dirt Activities

4/6/2011 // By Guest Author

Celebrate the earth below your feet by making a “dirt shirt,” studying the soil, or starting a compost pile. Read more >

Marina Silva: Amazon Champion Inspires in Washington

4/27/2010 // By Miles Grant

The National Wildlife Federation’s international team hosted rainforest champion, Brazilian Senator, and presidential candidate Marina Silva for a press conference yesterday at our Washington, DC office. Brazilian journalists covering Marina Silva’s visit to the U.S. capitol learned her impressions of […] Read more >

This Week’s Climate Capsule: Earth Day Recap & Dirty’s Fuel

4/27/2010 // By Miles Grant

In this week’s NWF Climate Capsule, pushing the Senate to move now on clean energy & climate action, an Earth Day thank you & Dirty the Global Warming Denier Sock Puppet channels Napoleon Dynamite.
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Let’s Go to the Mall! NWF Gets Outside For National Parks Week

4/22/2010 // By Amanda Cooke

In honor of Earth Day’s 40th anniversary and National Parks Week, Department of the Interior employees took their kids to the mall.
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NWF on Today Show

4/22/2010 // By David Mizejewski

NWF’s Naturalist David Mizejewski, here.  Each month, I appear on the Today Show along with four or five amazing animals. My goal is to inspire the millions of Today Show viewers to care about wildlife and help protect it with […] Read more >

New Climate Capsule: Record Temps, Volcano’s Impact & Dirty’s Got Mail

4/20/2010 // By Miles Grant

In this week’s NWF Climate Capsule, a record-breaking March, a new push for Senate climate action, Earth Day’s 40th anniversary & Dirty faces down the “Green Goon Squad.”
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How to Celebrate the 40th Earth Day, Family-Style

4/19/2010 // By Amanda Cooke

Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day, family-style.
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NWF’s President Looks Back at the First Earth Day

4/19/2010 // By Miles Grant

Earth Day’s 40th anniversary is coming up on Thursday, April 22nd. Larry Schweiger, president & CEO of the National Wildlife Federation, remembers the observing first Earth Day in his hometown of Pittsburgh, PA: Read more about Larry’s experience on the […] Read more >

Earth Day Flashback: 30 Years of Working to Preserve PA’s Wildlife

4/16/2010 // By NWF

This column by Larry Schweiger, then president & CEO of the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, originally ran in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on April 23, 2000, marking the 30th annual Earth Day. With the 40th Earth Day set for April 22, 2010, […] Read more >

This Week’s NWF Climate Capsule: Energy Independence & Dy-No-Mite Dirty

4/13/2010 // By Miles Grant

In this week’s NWF Climate Capsule, an endangered species at Glacier National Park, how a climate bill would hit America’s enemies where it hurts & a “global cooling” flashback with Dirty the Global Warming Denier Sock Puppet.
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