America’s experience with cherished landscapes and wildlife has helped define and shape our national character and identity for generations. Protecting these natural resources is a cause that has long united Americans from all walks of life and political stripes. To hunters, anglers, hikers, birders, wildlife watchers, boaters, climbers, campers, cyclists, gardeners, farmers, forest stewards, and other outdoor enthusiasts, this conservation ethic represents a sacred duty and obligation to protect and build upon our conservation heritage for the sake of wildlife, ourselves, our neighbors, and—most of all—for future generations.
Over the next 30 years, we're taking steps to reverse wildlife population declines and increase their numbers. »
We’re addressing the environmental issues that threaten healthy wildlife populations and put species at risk. »
The American landscape is an intricate patchwork of habitats that need our help to be protected, restored, and connected. »
Saving America’s wildlife strengthens our democracy and prosperity for future generations. Join our conservation army. »
Our nation's diverse and wondrous lands provide invaluable resources that require bold, future-focused management strategies. »
The latest numbers for the eastern monarch butterfly population have just been released, revealing the highest increase in over a decade.Read More
Read our latest update on celebrating 2018 conservation successes, encouraging the next generation, and more.Read More
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Learn about the growing threat of wildlife diseases, how drones are aiding in conservation efforts, why you should clean your backyard bird feeders, and more—all in the latest issue.Learn More
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Submit your wildlife and nature photos to this year's National Wildlife® Photo Contest and you could be published in the pages of our award-winning magazine.