Posts Tagged: sea level rise

Preparing Refuges for Rising Waters »

As sea level rise threatens to inundate America’s east coast, Blackwater and Alligator Rivers National Wildlife Refuges face the very real threat of disappearing into the sea. What does that mean for the wildlife they support, and what actions can we take to help?

It’s Getting Hot in the Greater Everglades »

Just one day before the start of the 26th annual Everglades Coalition conference, the Endangered Species Coalition has named the Greater Everglades Ecosystem as one of the top 10 places to save in the United States for wildlife, fish and plants on the brink of extinction.

Live from Cancun: The Difference of One Degree »

Defenders’ Noah Matson may be in Cancun, but this is no holiday in the sun. Read his second post from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change talks—where he learns the devastating consequences a difference of one degree could have for many island countries.