A glimpse of its stubby tail or tufted ears and you may mistake a Canada lynx for its bobcat cousin, but this big cat is more adept at navigating the deep, snow-packed forests of Canada and a handful of our northern states, including Washington, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, Minnesota and Maine.
Posts Categorized: Climate Change
Take a look at the leaner greener Defenders. Check out “A Bird’s Eye View” on climate change to see the startling impacts already occurring. Get some good news on Mexican wolves. And celebrate other wildlife successes thanks to you, our great members and activists.
Across the country, wildlife is already feeling the effects of a changing climate. But just because lawmakers in Washington aren’t taking steps to stop climate change doesn’t mean YOU can’t make a difference in your life! How are you working to protect wildlife in your life? Defenders wants to hear from you!
In a vote of 255-172, the U.S. House approved a bill offered by Representative Fred Upton which completely strips EPA of all ability to regulate greenhouse gases and safeguard the nation from the impacts of climate change.
The U.S. Senate voted down four amendments today that would strip the EPA of its ability to regulate the emission of greenhouse gas pollution that causes climate change and threatens the health of our communities and natural resources.