Posts Categorized: Congress

2014 Conservation Awards

Honoring Conservation Heroes »

Last week, Defenders hosted our annual Wildlife Conservation Awards Dinner – a wonderful opportunity to gather with our Board, National Council, members of Congress and other supporters to celebrate Defenders’ accomplishments and to honor members of the conservation community.

Birds at Chincoteague NWR, © Steve Hillebrand/USFWS

Celebrate Your Public Lands! »

This Saturday, September 26, is National Public Lands Day. This day of celebration invites Americans to enjoy the lands that belong to them, and even volunteer in projects to enhance public lands and resources.

oceanic whitetip shark, © Jim Abernathy/NGS

Wildlife Weekly Wrap Up »

FedEx – Stop Shipping Shark Fins; Can DNA Help Combat Illegal Parrot Trade?; Help protect the imperiled Archipelago wolf!; California Wolves Are Getting The Warm Welcome They Deserve; Say “No” to Congress’ War on Wildlife