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  •  Zoological Wildlife Foundation
    Capuchin monkey offers his girl a shoulder to cry on
    When you're down, it's good to have a friend. These Capuchin monkeys show that compassion and comforting a friend in need is a trait that runs in the DNA of almost every creature. The zookeepers at the Zoological Wildlife Foundation (ZWF)...
  • Know your backyard species
    Opossums, the free gardeners
    Opossums, the only marsupials in the United States, are our gentle wild neighbors. Far from being a nuisance, opossums are beneficial to neighborhoods, eating the harmful, unwanted pests around our homes such as snails, slugs, spiders, cockroaches...
  • American Bald Eagle
    Monsanto power in Texas may be harming people, wildlife, water and environment
    Is the government putting the future health and well-being of children, wildlife, the environment, and water supplies at significant risk in favor of special interest groups, including chemical companies?Yesterday, a report from Moms Across...
  • Coming Up! 25th Annual Wilderness Wildlife Week-Pigeon Forge TN
    Coming Up! 25th Annual Wilderness Wildlife Week-Pigeon Forge TN
    Pigeon Forge Tennessee is hosting their 25th Annual Wilderness Wildlife Week from January 24th through January 31st, 2015 at the LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge. This year they will have over 400 seminars and/or classes, 66 hikes, and lots of...
  • Prospect Park Lake
    Online Resources for Exploring Nature around New York City
    There is a surprising amount of nature-related activity going on in and around New York City all year long. Many advocacy and enthusiast groups and individuals maintain blogs, websites, or newsletters with useful resources for learning about and...
  • Possum Drop
    No live opossums to be used during New Year's Eve 'Possum Drop'
    Changes are coming to this year's 'Possum Drop' to be held on New Year’s Eve in North Carolina. According to Monday's Washington Times, live opossumswill not be used for this year's event.For 21 years, the event has been...
  • wild horses badlands north dakota
    Wildlife Impacted by Bakken Shale Play
    The bison, antelope and mule deer that once roamed the Badlands of the Dakotas are now replaced by trucks, roughnecks and outright general chaos, according to North Dakota Wildlife Federation Mike McEnroe."It's fast, it's intense, and...
  • WWAG Madison
    Colorado Wolf Warrior takes battle to Wisconsin
    Dedicated Wolf and Wildlife Action Group (WWAG) member Jeanne Rasmussen along with activists from all over the country have taken the fight for life to Wisconsin, the epicenter of the war on wolves. Wisconsin is a state where the government and...
  • Promo pic from Anacostia Watershed Society facebook page
    Wildlife and Watershed Wednesday Happy Hour in D.C.
    Did you know? Anacostia Watershed Society is a non-profit environmental organization devoted to restoring and protecting the Anacostia River.What: You’re invited to join Anacostia Watershed Society at Big Bear Cafe in DC's Bloomingdale...
  • blind owl with a starry night eyes
    Rescued Blind owl has a Starry night in his eyes
    Van Gogh painted a starry night and this owl seems to have a mirror image of those stars in his eyes. Sadly this beautiful owl's physical feature is not a good one. The Beautiful reflections in his eyes are due to being blind.Someone in...
  • $15k reward to find killer of alpha wolf in Washington state
    $15k reward to find killer of alpha wolf in Washington state
    The alpha female wolf from a Washington state wolf pack was recently killed - and conservation groups now have a healthy bounty out to find her killer.KOMO 4 News reported today that conservation groups have a $15,000 reward for information...
  • Apache the Ambassador Wolf
    Colorado wildlife activist takes the fight for wolves to state governments
    By the 1970's, the eerie sound of the howl of the wolf in America was nearly silenced for good. The symbol of all that is wild and free nearly eradicated from the countryside. Air pollution and destruction of the environment along with concern...
  • Coyote on the golf course
    Humane Society to hold seminar in Dallas about living with urban coyotes
    You have seen them in the park, or on the golf course. There have been sightings on suburban streets right before pets like small dogs and cats turn up missing. Sometimes garbage cans are turned over. They are urban coyotes and we have them right...
  • Pelican feeding frenzy
    Pelican feeding frenzy on the California coast
    These pelicans and other birds are enjoying a feeding frenzy on the coast of Central California.Moonstone beach in beautiful Cambria, California offers the perfect location to observe California central coast wildlife from the comfort of the...
  • Flesh-eating fungus killing amphibians worldwide - are American pets next?
    Flesh-eating fungus killing amphibians worldwide, are American pets next?
    Amphibians - including toads, frogs, newts, and salamanders, are known as "indicator species" - animals whose presence can indicate a healthy ecosystem, or whose absence can indicate ecological issues. Amphibians are highly sensitive to...