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Read about the latest events, issues, legislation, and more affecting wildlife and our work.

California Condor taking off

Endangered Species Act 50th Anniversary Highlights Successes, Continued Challenges to Wildlife

Endangered Species Day and the 50th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act are an opportunity to celebrate the incredible successes of this landmark law while highlighting the gravity of the wildlife crisis and the critical need for action.

Elk photo by Sandee Harraden

Hunting, Fishing, and Conservation Organizations Applaud BLM’s Decision to Align Big Game Management with the State of Colorado

Jul 18, 2024

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Bob McCready headshot

Bob McCready Named Director of Western Wildlife Conservation

Jul 10, 2024

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Flood during Hurricane Harvey, Shutterstock

FEMA Flood Risk Management Announcement will Bolster Resilience, Save Taxpayer Dollars

Jul 10, 2024

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Bald Eagle, Karl Godsey

National Wildlife Federation, LG Endangered Species Campaign Highlights Bald Eagle

Jul 02, 2024

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Asian carp jumping. Photo credit: NWF

Reeling in Success: Illinois Commits to Invasive Carp Barrier Project

Jul 01, 2024

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Bison herd

National Wildlife Federation Commits to Enacting Principles of Free, Prior, and Informed Consent, Protecting Wildlife, Forests

Jun 29, 2024

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Bison herd

National Wildlife Federation se compromete a promulgar los principios de consentimiento libre, previo e informado, protegiendo la vida silvestre y los bosques

Jun 29, 2024

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Conservationist, Scholar, Labor Leader to Serve as Chair-Elect of National Wildlife Federation’s Board of Directors

Jun 29, 2024

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