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Nickelodeon’s The Big Help is a pro-social campaign that aims to inspire a kid-led movement for positive change

National Wildlife Federation and Nickelodeon Team Up With St. Bernard Parish for the Big Help

4/12/2011 // By Susan Kaderka

For the students of St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, planting a tree is more than just a good deed for planet Earth. For this community southeast of New Orleans, trees can mean the difference between surviving and not surviving a deadly …

5 Ways to Unplug and Connect with Your Family for Earth Day

4/11/2011 // By Rebecca P. Cohen

Are you ready for Earth Day? Help your family embrace nature on April 22 by doing more than just hugging a tree with these activities from Rebecca P. Cohen’s new book, Fifteen Minutes Outside: 365 Ways to Get Out of …

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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.

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 …

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.

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.

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 …

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.”

How to Celebrate the 40th Earth Day, Family-Style

4/19/2010 // By Amanda Cooke

Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day, family-style.

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 …

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