America’s Last Frontier is under siege and the administration and like-minded members of Congress push to cash in on Alaska putting wildlife and wild places in peril.
Posts By: Mary Price
Wildlife is facing “biological annihilation” and many scientists argue that a sixth mass-extinction event is already well underway.
Shark Week shines a spotlight on the threats facing sharks and other ocean life, including the president’s recent executive order calling for the “review” of several marine sanctuaries and marine monuments that could have dire impacts on ocean habitat.
They’re at it again. Today Congress reviewed six bills over the course of two legislative hearings in both the House and Senate that would undermine the Endangered Species Act (ESA). This is just the latest chapter in the ongoing assault against the ESA by one of the most anti-wildlife Congresses we’ve seen in decades. Here’s… Read more »
This 4th of July, we are taking a moment to celebrate our national animal, the symbol of freedom and, perhaps most importantly for our work at Defenders, a true testament to the power and effectiveness of the Endangered Species Act: the bald eagle.