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A decade since Hurricanes Katrina and Rita slammed into the Gulf Coast, killing nearly people and devastating communities and coastal wetlands. Star Way, Storm Surge, Hurricane Katrina, Good Times Roll, A Decade, Slammed, Louisiana, 10 Years, Random Stuff

Katrina 10 - A Coastal View of Katrina Ten Years Later

A decade since Hurricanes Katrina and Rita slammed into the Gulf Coast, killing nearly 2,000 people and devastating communities and coastal wetlands.

After hearing about the new Clean Power Plan – which sets the first ever controls on power plants, the largest source of U. greenhouse gas emissions – you’re probably wondering: What should I know about …

4 Things You Need to Know About the Clean Power Plan • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

After hearing about the new Clean Power Plan – which sets the first ever controls on power plants, the largest source of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions – you’re probably wondering: What should I know about …

How We Can Make a Splash for Wildlife and Protect Clean Water United Nations Environment Programme, Water Scarcity, Water And Sanitation, Citizen Science, Animal Species, Splish Splash, Together We Can, Science Projects, Forgive

Together We Can Make a Splash for Wildlife and Clean Water • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

How We Can Make a Splash for Wildlife and Protect Clean Water

What to do if you encounter a turtle laying her eggs. Tortoises, Jungle Animals, Natural World, Reptiles, Habitats, Animal Pictures, Wildlife, Creatures, Eggs
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We all need clean water to survive. When I see a wild animal splish-splashing around in wetlands, rivers or streams, it renews my love for clean water. Moose Pictures, Animal Pictures, Moose Pics, Forest Creatures, Wild Creatures, Animals And Pets, Funny Animals, Cute Animals, Moose Deer
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Together We Can Make a Splash for Wildlife and Clean Water • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

We all need clean water to survive. When I see a wild animal splish-splashing around in wetlands, rivers or streams, it renews my love for clean water. This month we want …

We all know that oil and water don’t mix. But the stakes are especially high for wildlife when oil spills into the lakes, streams and rivers where wildlife live. Japanese Akita, Water And Sanitation, Evergreen Forest, Oil Spill, Animal Species, Environmental Issues, Large Animals, Wildlife Art, Shiba Inu

5 Reasons Why Oil and Water Don’t Mix for Wildlife • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

We all know that oil and water don’t mix. But the stakes are especially high for wildlife when oil spills into the lakes, streams and rivers where wildlife live. If …

Montana has millions of acres of native prairie habitat, just waiting for bison to return! Head Shapes, Animal Games, Wildlife Conservation, Animal Wallpaper, Mountain Man, Endangered Species, Science And Nature, Beautiful Creatures, Mammals
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'Sportsmen for Bison' Rallies Hunters Around Tremendous Restoration Opportunity • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

One of the biggest constituency for wildlife now has an opportunity to benefit one of the biggest game animals: bison. Over the past century, hunters have led the way in …

This May marks the anniversary of American Wetlands Month – an opportunity to celebrate the critical ecological and economic importance of wetlands for the country. Water Quality, Wild And Free, Ecology, Wildlife, Sunset, American, Nature, Blog, Outdoor

American Wetlands Month in Review: Trouble for the Everglades • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

This May marks the 25th anniversary of American Wetlands Month – an opportunity to celebrate the critical ecological and economic importance of wetlands for the country. Wetlands improve water quality, …

Yellowstone National Park and the surrounding national forests and wilderness areas of central Idaho are some of the nation’s wildest country. Two of the greatest wildlife habitats in this region … Yellowstone National Park, National Parks, National Forest, Habitats, Wilderness, Sheep, Wildlife, Mountains, Lakes
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U.S. Sheep Station in Conflict with Wildlife • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

Yellowstone National Park and the surrounding national forests and wilderness areas of central Idaho are some of the nation’s wildest country. Two of the greatest wildlife habitats in this region …

Bison to roam Midewin prairie again. Return should help restore native prairie, grassland habitat. Grassland Biome, Grassland Habitat, Welcome Home, Biomes, Bison, Beautiful Creatures, Thunder, Conservation, Mammals
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Bison to roam Midewin prairie again

Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie moving ahead on plans to reintroduce bison.

is devastating ocean wildlife: Endangered animals found living among seas of debris in the ocean.Plastic is devastating ocean wildlife: Endangered animals found living among seas of debris in the ocean.

Endangered animals found living in debris and swimming in trash

Biologists from Plymouth University scoured records dating back to the 1960s, and found scientific evidence of 395 species that had ingested or become entangled in rubbish.

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Dolphins Are Still Dying Five Years After the Deepwater Horizon Disaster

A new government-funded study attributes the high rate of marine mammal deaths in part to the BP oil spill.

Science Links Dolphin Deaths to BP Oil Spill – Again. (Photo by National Wildlife Photo Contest entrant Sara Lopez) Bp Oil, Deepwater Horizon, Oil Spill, Beautiful Ocean, Ocean Life, Photo Contest, Climate Change, Dolphins, Whale
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Science Links Dolphin Deaths to BP Oil Spill - Again • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

Five years after the Deepwater Horizon rig exploded, dolphins in the oiled area are still dying in high numbers. The evidence was already quite strong that BP’s oil was to …

 11 Animals to Give Your Heart to & How to Take Action Proof Of Life, Baby Buffalo, Best Hug, Mountain Lion, Down On The Farm, Small Farm, My Animal, Beautiful Creatures, Mother Nature
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Animals to Give Your Heart to This Valentine's Day • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

Happy Valentine's Day! 11 Animals to Give Your Heart to & How to Take Action

Biologists are having a hard time pinning down the cause of a moose decline that imperils the species’ survival in several states.

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Biologists are having a hard time pinning down the cause of a moose decline that imperils the species’ survival in parts of several northern states

It’s National Sea Otter Awareness Week, and we’re excited to celebrate this otterly adorable marine mammal. (:ᘌꇤ⁐ꃳ 三Did you know: Sea otters eat 25 percent of their body weight in food every day? Their diet includes sea urchins, crabs, mussels and. Keystone Species, Funny Animals, Cute Animals, Otter Love, River Otter, Stick It Out, Mammals, Creatures, Cats
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6 Ways the Clean Water Act Benefits You • The National Wildlife Federation Blog

The EPA is poised to finalize a rule restoring Clean Water Act protections to many of America’s streams and wetlands. But before this rule can protect us from pollution, the rule must first survive the new Congress. On Wednesday, February 4 this proposal--and the science behind it--will be under attack during a rare joint congressional hearing. If this rule is passed then fair and consistent safeguards will once again protect our drinking water supplies—our nation’s rivers, streams, wetlands…