01 January 2013 Happy New Year! Posted by: Defenders of Wildlife | 1 comment | Share: Happy New Year! Take a look at yesterday’s post to learn what we have planned for 2013, then share with us: what are your hopes for wildlife this year? ©Brian Van der Woude One Response to “Happy New Year!” Millie Sheen January 2nd, 2013 Happy New Year Defenders. You do an absolutly amazing job! Have a great year! And Thanks on behalf of all the animals you have saved and the future ones you will help. Happy New Year once again. Reply Post Your Comment Click here to cancel reply. Name (required) Mail (required) (will not be published) You May also be interested in Westerners want to save the sage-grouse (and so do I) A majority of voters in western states want to see sage-grouse, the Sagebrush Sea and all its inhabitants protected. Defenders Celebrates Successful Listing of Sharks, Rays and Sawfish! Recently 21 imperiled species of sharks and rays gained international protection when they were added to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS). Refuges need relief Congress and the president must do a better job in providing for America’s National Wildlife Refuge System.