It might be easy to take bees and butterflies for granted when they’re flitting about in your yard, but did you know about 75% of global food crop production is made possible by pollinators?
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The Northern Rockies fisher, a cat-like member of the weasel family, has faced many challenges over the years, and we’ve been working for years to get these animals the protection they deserve.
It’s fall in Alaska, and that means that a spectacular migration is in full swing. Each year, North American caribou undertake an epic journey from their breeding range to wintering grounds – one of the biggest large-mammal land migrations on Earth. But a changing climate and the threat of development could make this annual migration a challenge.
Whale sharks weigh in at several tons and stretch up to 45 feet or more in length. But despite their enormous size, this threatened species has proved remarkably difficult to study in the wild. Only in recent decades have scientists begun to uncover more about them.
To celebrate the 99th birthday of the National Park System, we thought we’d explore some of the best opportunities to view wildlife.