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Green Sea Turtle by Thomas B McDonald

How a 7-year-old Inspired Me Today

11/9/2010 // By Anne Senft

I just received a package that I won’t soon forget. In today’s mail was a letter from Kaeden – a little girl from Libertyville, Illinois who is very upset about how the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has affected wildlife in the region. Read more >

Boy looking at seed with magnifying glass

Hiked and Sought – One Family’s Experience of Hike and Seek

10/12/2010 // By Carla Brown

There in the middle of the path was a small exuberant lady with curly hair. On a log by her feet were pine needles, tulip poplar seeds and a variety of leaves balanced in a row. A caterpillar crawled around […] Read more >

Ranger Rick at Hike and Seek Chicago

Bringing Outdoor Fun to the Windy City – Hike & Seek Takes on Chicago

10/8/2010 // By Karoline Hurd

Friday, October 1, couldn’t have been any nicer. The weather was picture perfect and Chicago seemed to be enjoying the beginning of a beautiful fall weekend. After receiving the much-anticipated Chicago Parks permit via fax at my hotel, we drove […] Read more >

On the Water with Mississippi Oil Spill Surveillance Volunteers

9/15/2010 // By NWF

The following is from Leah Bray, Mississippi Wildlife Federation Gulf Coast Surveillance Team Coordinator, who is working with volunteers in Mississippi to monitor the Gulf coast for impacts of the oil spill. Last week, I took one on the chin […] Read more >

Silence Spreads As BP Signs Up Boat Captains & Fishermen

6/16/2010 // By Miles Grant

Remember the Venice, La.-based fishing boat captain who explained to me how fish are mistaking blobs of oil for habitat? Or the one who brought a bottle of oil back to Venice Marina? One month later, I’m back in Venice. […] Read more >

Helping Wildlife With Grace

6/11/2010 // By Kristin Johnson

As the bleak news continues to flow from the oil spill disaster in the Gulf, there is one thing that is keeping spirits a little bit lighter: the amazing outpouring of support from people–especially children–across the country who are doing […] Read more >

Last Chance to Submit Video to YouTube’s Video Volunteer Contest

10/20/2009 // By David Mizejewski

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Running for Wildlife is No Easy Task

10/19/2009 // By Danielle Brigida

Below is the story of how NWF’s VP of Membership, Dave Strauss, attempted to run 100 miles to honor Craig Tufts and wildlife protection. Hello all, Before I get into too much detail about the race, I would like to […] Read more >

Post your Wildlife Videos to YouTube

10/13/2009 // By David Mizejewski

Don't forget to submit your wildlife videos to YouTube's Video Volunteer Project on behalf of National Wildlife Federation.  The deadline is October 22.  Click here for all the details, and check out this video. Read more >

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 >