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Read about the latest events, issues, legislation, and more affecting wildlife and our work.

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Hearing Puts Spotlight on Commonsense Ways to Help Wildlife

A House Natural Resources subcommittee held a hearing on two bills aimed at helping wildlife populations thrive: the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act and the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act.

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Coastal Enhancement Legislation Will Help Protect Communities, Wildlife from Climate Impacts

Dec 10, 2019

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Climate Advocates Comment on Selection of Vineyard Wind to Supply Offshore Wind Energy to Connecticut

Dec 06, 2019

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Pittman-Robertson Modernization Act Passes House Natural Resources Committee, Will Re-energize Hunting Participation and Conservation Funding

Dec 05, 2019

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Historic, Bipartisan Wildlife Funding Bill Moves Forward

Dec 05, 2019

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Academics’ Choice Awards Honor Ranger Rick Publications

Dec 03, 2019

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NWF, taken by Rebeca Quiñonez-Piñón, male monarch at the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve, Feb. 2019

Lufkin Becomes 100th City in Texas to Pledge to Help Save the Monarch Butterfly

Nov 25, 2019

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Interactive Disaster Map Illustrates Urgent Need for Climate Action

Nov 25, 2019

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Vermont Supreme Court Ruling Supports Clean Water Act Protections

Nov 22, 2019

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