The Wildlife


Panther AC page


Add Your Voice for California Mountain Lions
Mountain lions in southern California are trapped by multilane freeways that cut through their mountain habitat near the Santa Monica Mountains. Add your voice today to help create a wildlife crossing.
Help Bighorn Sheep Survive
Bighorn sheep who make their home in the mountains running through Idaho and Montana are at risk if they catch deadly diseases transmitted by domestic sheep. Help protect bighorns by speaking out to stop domestic sheep from grazing in bighorn habitat.
Help Stop the Destruction of Monarch Habitat
Native grasslands that monarch butterflies depend on for milkweed and nectar plants are rapidly disappearing -- with thousands of acres being plowed up every year to make way for cropland. Take action today!
It's Not Over for Wildlife. Tell BP to Restore the Gulf
Five years after BP's Deepwater Horizon rig exploded and spewed millions of gallons of toxic oil into the Gulf of Mexico, wildlife are still struggling. Take action today!
Keep Mule Deer Habitat Safe from the Threat of Coal Mining
Mule deer and their habitat are threatened by coal mining. Now a proposed coal railroad would open the door for a massive strip coal mine in Montana. Take action to stop the proposed Tongue River Railroad!
Protect Belted Kingfishers from Pollution
Belted Kingfishers feeding on fish within the Ohio River watershed are threatened by deadly mercury pollution. Take action to protect Belted Kingfishers today!
Protect Loon Habitat from Dirty Oil Spills
Common loon are threatened by the risks of tar sands oil spills in the Great Lakes region. Help protect common loon by speaking out against a backroom deal allowing tar sands expansion in the Great Lakes.
Protect Ospreys from Toxic Chemicals
Osprey are plagued by toxic substances -- including chemicals in flame retardants, cleaning products, and plastics -- that pollute waters and accumulate in fish. Speak up for ospreys in support of reforming and strengthening toxic chemicals laws.
Protect Pronghorn Habitat
Pronghorn in the West are threatened by methane pollution from oil and gas development. Help protect pronghorn by urging the Environmental Protection Agency to rein in methane pollution.
Protect Threatened Caribou, Stop Keystone XL
Congress is again poised to try to force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline. This reckless project would be utterly devastating for threatened woodland caribou in Alberta, Canada. Tell President Obama to stop this dirty pipeline.
Protect Wetlands for Canvasback Duck
A federal program could use taxpayer dollars to encourage farmers to drain and destroy wetlands to make way for farmland. Take action for canvasback ducks and other wildlife that rely on small wetlands for feeding, nesting and raising their young!
Save Flying Squirrel's Forests
Southern flying squirrel's forest habitat in the southeast is at risk. Tell the Environmental Protection Agency not to allow the clear cutting of forests to burn trees as renewable energy until a sound method for protecting habitats is in place.
Show Support for Wild Bison
Wild bison need and deserve to return to their native grasslands in Montana, but it won't happen without the voices of wildlife defenders like you. Send a message to the governor of Montana urging him to restore wild bison to their grasslands!
Take Action: River Runs Orange through Wildlife Habitat
Mule deer and a host of other wildlife are at risk from the massive unleashing of mine waste into Colorado's Animas River. Urge your members of Congress to hold the hardrock mining industry accountable for the toxic pollution its mines leave behind.
Victory! Browns Canyon Protected
Success for wildlife! Thank President Obama for making Browns Canyon our next national monument.
Attack on Endangered Species Act Threatens Sage Grouse
Don't let Congress block the protection of imperiled species. Speak up for greater sage-grouse against this attack to the Endangered Species Act--before the vote!
Help Prevent Red Wolf Extinction
Red wolves are an endangered species. But right now, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service might terminate the highly successful Red Wolf Recovery Program with limited public input. Tell the USFWS to keep the red wolf recovery program intact!
Protect Native Grasslands for Monarchs
Monarch butterflies depend on milkweed that grows in native grasslands, but this habitat is disappearing off our landscape. New protections could help stem the loss of native grasslands, but loopholes threaten this crucial habitat. Act today!
Protect Panthers From Habitat Loss
America's biggest conservation program is in danger of not being renewed, and with it we would lose crucial habitat funding for struggling wildlife like the Florida panther.
Protect White-Tailed Deer Against Diseases
Help stop North Carolina special interests from re-classifying deer and elk as "livestock" and putting white-tailed deer at risk of contracting this incurable disease.
Speak Up for 50 Million Acres of Sagebrush Habitat
Greater sage-grouse--an iconic bird of the West--once numbered in the millions, but have plummeted to below half a million. But it's not too late. Support an unprecedented effort to protect up to 50 million acres of the sagebrush steppe in ten states.
Act Now: Save Animals Facing Extinction!
Right now, magnificent animals like elephants, rhinoceroses and cheetahs are being decimated by illegal trafficking around the world, and right here in the United States. Take action for imperiled species!

News Updates