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Help NWF and get your video on YouTube’s homepage

10/5/2009 // By David Mizejewski

LOVE wildlife, animals and nature? We do too!  National Wildlife Federation's mission, simply put, is to inspire Americans to protect wildlife for our children's future. This month YouTube has teamed up with actor Ben Stein to help animals. We need […] Read more >

New Facebook Application Will Let You “Friend” A Mountain Gorilla (For Real)

8/31/2009 // By Kevin Coyle

Who would have thought you would ever “friend” a gorilla? AFP reports: “Users of the social networking sites Facebook and Twitter will be able to “befriend” rare Ugandan mountain gorillas and track their movements, a Wildlife Authority spokeswoman said Monday. […] Read more >

Google the Echidna and Save a Pika

7/30/2009 // By Julia Marden

Ever feel like you’re wasting time on Wikipedia or Google? You probably are. I know I am. But today, I found a way to continue wasting hours on the internet and feel great about it. Facebook Causes has launched a […] Read more >

The Best Birthday Present Ever — Protected Wildlife

7/22/2009 // By Danielle Brigida

I am writing to thank you for the best birthday I have ever had in my 25 years of life. I am forever touched by the amazing people I get to meet as Social Media Outreach Coordinator for NWF, but […] Read more >

Facebook Fans Love to Read!

7/13/2009 // By Mary Quattlebaum

Our fans on Facebook share their favorite children’s books about the outdoors. Read more >

Wild Tweets: Using Twitter to Monitor Wildlife

6/30/2009 // By Jessica Jones

Since joining Twitter and making connections in the “green” Twitter world, I have heard a lot of people wondering whether the environmental community can focus all of Twitter’s positive energy towards a greater purpose. Can we get people who tweet […] Read more >

Take Friday to Think About Endangered Species

5/14/2009 // By Julia Marden

Last week, the Senate passed a resolution declaring today, May 15, as Endangered Species Day. It’s a day for all of us wildlife enthusiasts (and those who are still joining the party) to learn about endangered species and their habitats. […] Read more >

10 Ways to Change the World Through Social Media

5/12/2009 // By Danielle Brigida

At National Wildlife Federation we are very serious about protecting wildlife for our children’s future. That’s why we are very active on social media sites, because we know that there are a number of ways these sites can protect wildlife […] Read more >

Green Hour Heroes: Grandparents

4/24/2009 // By Anne Cissel

Grandparents.com asks its community: “How will you enjoy the outdoors this summer?” Read more >

Can Twitter and Facebook Help Connect People With Nature?

4/21/2009 // By Anne Cissel

The National Wildlife Federation is connecting people with nature — through the Internet. Sounds paradoxical, doesn’t it? It’s true. With just a few mouse clicks and key presses, we are raising awareness about the importance of outdoor time. Hopefully, with […] Read more >