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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 …

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, …

NWF joins White House discussion on America’s Great Outdoors

4/16/2010 // By Aislinn Maestas

President Obama and several administration officials today are meeting with landowners, sportsmen, state and local government leaders, public lands experts, conservationists and youth leaders to discuss “the challenges, opportunities and innovations surrounding modern-day land conservation and the importance of reconnecting Americans and …

NWF: Obama’s Budget Sets Right Priorities in Tough Times

2/2/2010 // By Miles Grant

Here’s what National Wildlife Federation President & CEO Larry Schweiger had to say about the budget plan:

NWF President: “It’s Time for Political Leadership”

1/28/2010 // By Miles Grant

Larry Schweiger, president & CEO of the National Wildlife Federation, submitted a guest post over at the Earth Day Network’s blog with his thoughts on President Obama’s State of the Union address.

NWF’s Larry Schweiger Visits Yellowstone

1/10/2010 // By Miles Grant

What do you do if it’s 38 below zero outside? If you’re National Wildlife Federation President & CEO Larry Schweiger, you head out in Yellowstone National Park to get some spectacular wildlife shots.

Last Chance book by Larry Schweiger

Book Review: Last Chance

12/22/2009 // By Juliana Goodlaw-Morris

In his debut book, Larry Schweiger, President and CEO of the National Wildlife Federation, paints a clear picture of the risks we are taking by continuing to emit greenhouse gasses instead of moving to a more sustainable, carbon-free society. Although …

NWF’s Larry Schweiger to Testify on Capitol Hill

10/28/2009 // By Miles Grant

National Wildlife Federation President & CEO Larry Schweiger is set to testify before the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee today. Here’s what Larry wrote on his blog yesterday previewing the hearing: I’ll be testifying in front of the Senate …

Into the Belly of the Beast – Schweiger Takes on Conservative Radio Host

5/15/2009 // By Jennifer Jones

Real leadership is uncomfortable. It involves the willingness to do whatever it takes to promote truth – even if it means walking right into enemy territory – right into the belly of the beast. It involves facing the opposition with …

NWF’s Take on America’s Climate Security Act of 2007

11/2/2007 // By Josh Nelson

There has been some confusion lately over where the environmental community stands on America’s Climate Security Act of 2007. To clarify, here are two letters which should provide a better understanding of where the National Wildlife Federation stands. The first …