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Can You Find These International Wildlife Species?

12/7/2015 // By Abby Barber

Visiting new places is one of the best ways to see wildlife you’ve never seen before – especially if you travel internationally. Yet due to habitat destruction and fragmentation, climate change, and other environmental factors, some species are harder to …

Photo donated by National Wildlife Photo Contest entrant Kameron Peresnovich.

Climate Change Threatens Our Big Cat Mascots

3/11/2014 // By Mollie Simon

From intimidating bears to fierce gators, mascots across the country are the face of any college athletic program.  It is hard to not feel a surge of school spirit when you see your beloved mascot take the field.  But mascots …

Lion Roar

Which Animal has the Loudest ROAR?

10/29/2013 // By Dani Tinker

Animal Planet’s ROAR campaign is highlighting NWF and other non-profits working to help animals. At the end of the campaign, Animal Planet will identify one organization for having the ‘loudest roar,’ and we think our supporters and online community can …

2013 People's Choice Award Winner

2013 People’s Choice Award Winner

8/12/2013 // By Rachel Faulkner

Congratulations to our 2013 People’s Choice Award winner, Jennifer Kohlman, whose photo of a lion received over 2,600 votes in the public voting final round! Also, a big “thank you” to everyone who shared their photos in our 43rd annual …

Female lion, Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Photo of the Day: Brown Eyed Girl

6/27/2012 // By Rachel Faulkner

This Photo of the Day was donated by a participant in the annual National Wildlife Photo Contest. See more photos or sign up for the 42nd Annual National Wildlife Photo Contest.  

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Mid-Week Refresh: “Just Can’t Wait to be King” Edition

1/12/2012 // By Marine Jaouen

Do not be fooled by those piercing blue eyes. This tiny cub will one day become a ferocious leader, destined to rule everything the light touches. But for now, this little lion’s roaring enduces more awws than eeks.   Be …

Lioness and cub

A Picture-Perfect Mother’s Day [Photo slideshow]

5/4/2011 // By Anne Cissel

Enjoy these animal mother and baby photographs, then enter your own wildlife pictures in the 41st annual National Wildlife Photo Contest!

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The Amazing Lives of Leaping Wildlife

3/16/2011 // By Kevin Coyle

Staying with the 2011 National Wildlife Week theme of “wildlife that move us,” we are looking today at wildlife that engage in jumping, leaping and hopping or otherwise use bursts of energy to propel themselves into the air.  Of the many ways that …

Alaska Brown Bear on Admiralty Island by April Carpenter

President’s Day: How Animals Lead

2/16/2011 // By Roger Di Silvestro

President’s Day weekend was set aside to honor the memory of our first president, George Washington,  celebrating his skillful leadership at the dawn of our history as a nation. Leadership and hierarchies seem to come naturally to humans, helping to …

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