Posts Categorized: Habitat Conservation

F923 howling in spring 2007, ©Interagency Field Team

All in a Weekend’s Work »

The Mexican gray wolf is the most endangered wolf subspecies in the world. Defenders is dedicated to ending the vicious cycle of livestock loss and predator removal that poses a barrier to their recovery.

View of Big Creek in Eastern Tennessee in the summer, ©Warren Sander

Fighting for Freshwater Wildlife »

The 287-acre Black Creek Mine would sit on vital habitat for several threatened and endangered species, including mussels, fish, turtles and more. These little freshwater species may not be the cuddliest, but they serve an important role in aquatic ecosystems, and Defenders is going to court to protect them.

Stellar sea lions, © David B. Ledig/USFWS

Pushing for Safer Seafood »

New regulations could help protect sea lions, whales, dolphins and other marine mammals from tragic deaths in fishermen’s nets. Get the details and voice your support for this new rule!