Jamie Rappaport Clark

Jamie Rappaport Clark

President and CEO
A former head of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Jamie’s lifelong commitment to wildlife and conservation led her to choose a career in wildlife biology. Jamie is recognized as a leading national expert on the Endangered Species Act and imperiled wildlife. Her leadership and expertise have helped defeat numerous efforts to destroy the Endangered Species Act.

Posts By: Jamie Rappaport Clark

Birds at Chincoteague NWR, © Steve Hillebrand/USFWS

A Congressional Assault on Earth »

Our country has a history of protecting our natural heritage, but instead of carrying on this tradition, anti-environmental members of this Congress have introduced bills and amendments that would destroy our nation’s environmental safety net.

polar bear, © Steven J. Kazlowski/NGS

The Dark Humor of Climate Denial »

Climate change is real, and it’s happening now. Every day our lawmakers waste by censoring climate change and throwing snowballs in the Senate will have consequences for our children and future generations to come. It’s time to face the facts.

Glacier National Park, © Adam Jewell

Coexistence is Key to Our Wind Vision »

I firmly believe that we can achieve both our wind development and our wildlife conservation goals. Americans should not and do not have to choose between reducing our carbon footprint and protecting our country’s precious wildlife and natural resources; we can have both if we plan smart from the start.