Photo Gallery: Nighttime Wildlife

By Laura Tangley

From backyards to backcountry wilderness, campers may spot—and photograph—a surprising cast of nocturnal creatures

Showing Big Cats to Save Them

By Lisa Moore, Photographs by Steve Winter

Wildlife photographer Steve Winter puts wild cats in public view to promote concern and conservation

Nesting Birds Caught in the Act

By Mark Wexler

From courtship to nesting to rearing young, photographs from our members capture magic moments in the lives of breeding birds 

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Wildlife Gardening

Monarch on milkweed by Victor R. Quintanilla

Battle For Butterflies

Gardeners join the fight to bring back North America's disappearing migratory monarchs.

Visit Wildlife Gardening.


Stellar sea lion

Ten Animals Striking a Pose

Some animals in the entries to our annual National Wildlife Photo Contest look like they're almost posing for the photographers. See the gallery and get some ideas for your own wildlife photos.

Visit PhotoZone.


California Red-legged Frog

Ten Tips to Give Frogs a Landing Pad

Creating a small wetland is easier than you think and can go a long way to help struggling amphibians and other wildlife.​

Visit Animals.

Birds & Birding

Anna's Hummingbird by Jim Burns

Helping Birds Beat the Heat

Our feathered friends could use a little help from humans during the long, hot summer.

Visit Birds & Birding.


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