22 April 2013 Happy Earth Day 2013! Posted by: Defenders of Wildlife | Leave a comment | Share: Celebrate Earth Day with this beautiful video of our planet’s wild places and the amazing wildlife that call it home. Want to do something extra this Earth Day? Become a Defender, and help protect the Earth and its wildlife for future generations. You can also adopt something WILD for Earth Day. For the rest of April, get 25% off all wildlife adoptions by using the promo code 25EARTHDAY at checkout. These make great gifts for wildlife lovers, or for yourself – and you’ll be doing your part for the planet by helping to protect real animals in the wild. Post Your Comment Click here to cancel reply. Name (required) Mail (required) (will not be published) You May also be interested in A Field Day with Gopher Tortoises Our Florida staff members spent a field day at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve to learn more about the reproductive and burrowing habits of gopher tortoises. Wolves are even more socially complex than we thought… In order to survive, wolves form cooperative groups known as packs, and these pack members hunt together, rear pups together, and compete against other wolf packs for food and territory. Loggerhead Sea Turtles Catch a Wave Just in time for the egg-laying season of female loggerhead sea turtles, the federal government has designated critical habitat nesting areas in the Northwest Atlantic.