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Moose and calves crossing road, Alaska

Photo of the Day: Moose Crossing

5/2/2012 // By Rachel Stemen

Create Safe Pathways for Wildlife On U.S. highways, a vehicle hits an animal at least every 26 seconds. The National Wildlife Federation is working to create corridors for wildlife to cross key habitat areas safely, which will help save wildlife […] Read more >

George Gay, from National Wildlife Federation's Northeast Climate Change Program

From Father to Son, a Love of Conservation

3/9/2012 // By NWF

A love of conservation is passed down through the generations in this story of fathers and sons. Read more >

Phylo Game

3 Fantastic and Unique Ways to Celebrate Wildlife

12/9/2011 // By Danielle Brigida

It’s hard to see the silver lining when we read about plight of polar bears and alarming biodiversity loss, but we can’t only focus on the negative.  I think we have a lot to be grateful for, and as I […] Read more >

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Watch Adorable Video of Bear Cubs Playing in Road: We Need Safe Road Crossings

9/27/2011 // By Curtis Fisher

I couldn’t resist. Bear cubs are adorable. Could there be a better reminder of the need for safe wildlife road crossings? Check out this new video shot at Yosemite National Park. There is no difference between this scene at Yosemite […] Read more >

Elk in Washington state's Snoqualmie area in a photo by Robert P. Martin

Five Things You Should Know About Wildlife Corridors

6/16/2011 // By Roger Di Silvestro

Beginning in the early 1900s and continuing for much of the 20th century, conservationists focused on protecting core areas for wildlife—biologically diverse habitats designated as wildlife refuges, wilderness areas, parks and other units. But since the 1970s, scientists have learned […] Read more >

Wildlife Need Safe Crossings

A Moose Stole the Show: People and Wildlife Need Safe Wildlife Crossings

5/24/2011 // By Curtis Fisher

I can tell you “this just doesn’t happen”. Conservationists don’t organize a press conference to bring attention to a critical wildlife crossing and end up causing a traffic jam. Not even close… Read more >

Make Solar Energy Wildlife Friendly!

4/1/2011 // By Helen Chmura

I’m a big believer in renewable energy and reducing pollution that leads to climate change, but I’m also a big believer in protecting wildlife habitat.  So, what’s a person to think when the goals of renewable energy development and protecting […] Read more >

pronghorn, corridor, migration

Know Your NWF: The Corridor Connection

12/2/2010 // By Roger Di Silvestro

When 19th-century American conservationists first set out to protect wild places, they created parks, national forests and various types of wildlife sanctuaries in relatively small patches. Despite their best intentions, few wildlife advocates had the foresight to see that these […] Read more >

5 Tips for Sharing the Road (and the Love) With Wildlife

12/3/2009 // By Danielle Brigida

I've been inspired by Subaru's Share the Love Event, where Subaru donates $250 to one of five charities (NWF included!) for every one of their cars purchased or leased, and I wanted to post some helpful tips on how you […] Read more >

Rails and Trails for Wildlife

1/23/2009 // By Shreema Mehta

Let’s face it – our cars threaten wildlife in more ways than one. Road development threatens habitats, to the point where wildlife corridors are needed for animals to migrate. Not only that, but auto emissions are one of the biggest […] Read more >