The Wildlife

 

Mountain Lion photo by US National Park Service


 

Act to Save Wildlife in Crisis
More than 150 species of wildlife in the U.S. have already gone extinct. And right now there are thousands of species at risk that urgently need help. Tell your representative in Congress to support the Recovering America's Wildlife Act!
Bring Bison Back to Their Ancestral Home
Sign the petition to support restoring thousands of wild bison to millions of acres of native prairie habitat on tribal lands.
Don't Let Congress Halt Grizzly Bear Recovery
An amendment to block the funding needed to complete a vital step in returning grizzly bears to their native habitat threatens conservation efforts. Tell Congress to vote NO on the Newhouse Amendment.
Fight the Wildlife "Zombie" Disease!
A fatal, incurable wildlife disease is turning deer, elk, and moose into wandering, listless, zombie like versions of themselves. Tell Congress to pass legislation that will help stop the spread of this deadly wildlife disease!
Flying Squirrels and Healthy Forests Need Your Voice
Ask your senator to stand up and speak out for dedicated funding for the Recovering America's Wildlife Act during tomorrow's hearing.
Help protect America's sea turtles!
Help protect America's sea turtles! Sea turtles in the United States need protection from poaching, wildlife trade, and habitat loss. Tell Congress to pass the WILD Act to protect this incredible species.
Last Chance to Save the Sage-grouse
Last chance to save the sage-grouse! You only have a few days left to tell the Department of Interior to not change plans to conserve the greater sage-grouse and the sagebrush ecosystem. Make your voice heard.
Meadowlarks Can't Afford a $800 Million Cut to Conservation
Don't let Congress cut $800 million in wildlife conservation funding from the Farm Bill! Wildlife in decline like the western meadowlark depend on these programs. Take Action!
Meadowlarks Can't Afford a $800 Million Cut to Conservation
Don't let Congress cut $800 million in wildlife conservation funding from the Farm Bill! Wildlife in decline like the western meadowlark depend on these programs. Take Action!
Pledge to Cast Your Ballot for Denver's Birds
As a Denver voter who cares about wildlife and the outdoors in my city, I pledge to vote YES on measure 2A. I urge you to join me in voting for Denver's wildlife, parks and people.
Pledge to Support Pollinators
Take the pledge for pollinators. Whether it's planting pollinator-friendly native plants, avoiding the use of pesticides, or urging elected officials to stop the use of harmful pesticides in our communities, there's a lot you can do!
Pledge YES to Vote for California Wildlife
Treasured California open spaces, rivers and streams, Redwood forests and coastlines, beaches and bays need to be restored and conserved. Take action for California's natural resources and wildlife--sign the pledge to vote YES on Proposition 68!
Protect Coastal Wildlife by Opposing More Offshore Drilling
Speak out for sea otters and other marine species at risk from massive oil spills. Oppose plans for offshore oil and gas drilling in virtually all of the waters along our Pacific and Atlantic coasts, the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska.
Protect Kingfishers: Say NO to Lifting Pollution Safeguards
The commission responsible for protecting the Ohio River may rollback their water pollution standards, endangering the health of the belted kingfisher. Take action to protect the Ohio River today!
Protect Louisiana Black Bears: Don't Let the White House Silence Your Voice
Public input prevented a federal project from destroying habitat that the Louisiana black bear needed to recover its declining population. Tell the White House to uphold, not scrap, long-standing regulations that ensure the public can voice their opinion.
Protect Manatees from Harmful Algae Outbreaks
Protect Florida's manatees today! Join us in calling for full funding of Everglades restoration to protect wildlife from harmful algae blooms
Protect pronghorn: speak out to stop methane pollution!
Speak out for pronghorn to KEEP protections against dangerous oil and gas methane waste on public lands in place! Reject the new weak rule the Department of Interior proposed on behalf of oil and gas interests!
Protect pronghorn: speak out to stop methane pollution!
Speak out for pronghorn to KEEP protections against dangerous oil and gas methane pollution in place! Reject the Environmental Protection Agency's new proposal to severely weakens oil and gas industry rules!
Protect Turtles from Habitat Destruction
A proposed increase in mandated biofuels could lead to further loss of nesting habitat for the endangered Blanding's turtle. Help turtles survive by telling the Environmental Protection Agency to DEFEND, not destroy native wetland & grassland habitat.
Protect Unspoiled Moose Habitat
Permits for a dangerous sulfide-ore mine next to the 1.1 million acre Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness have been denied. Please urge your members of Congress to protect this irreplaceable wildlife habitat from future mining or industrial activities!
Protect Yellowstone's Grizzly Bears from Mining
Yellowstone's northern entrance is being explored for mining by foreign mineral extraction companies. Tell your senators to protect this irreplaceable habitat for grizzlies and other Yellowstone wildlife!
PROTECT YOUR WATER -- STOP ASIAN CARP!
Tell Congress to fund the Brandon Road Plan to protect the Great Lakes and STOP ASIAN CARP!
Safeguard Sea Turtles with Economy-Wide Carbon Cuts
Endangered sea turtles are already feeling the impacts of climate change as sea-level rise threatens their nesting beaches. It's time to cut carbon pollution, which is the leading cause of climate change. Take action for economy-wide carbon reductions!
Save Red Wolves from Extinction in the Wild
The red wolf is rapidly disappearing, with less than 40 remaining in the wild. TAKE ACTION: tell the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to fulfill their obligation to protect this vulnerable species.
Save the Monarch Butterfly's Winter Home
The monarch buttefly's winter home in Mexico is threatened by a dirty mining operation. Please speak out to help save this winter habitat that is crucial for their survival!
Save Wild Public Lands for New England Cottontails
The native New England cottontail rabbit is in trouble! Take action today to help save crucial cottontail habitat on state-owned public lands.
Speak Out for Bald Eagles and the Endangered Species Act
Thanks to the Endangered Species Act, the bald eagle was saved from extinction. But this critical law--that can mean the difference between life and death for so many species--is at risk of being greatly weakened. Take action now!
Speak Out for Bighorns and Wild Public Lands
Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument is home to vital lambing habitat for desert bighorn sheep--that could be opened to development and coal mining if the Department of the Interior moves forward with proposed plans. Take action!
Speak Out for Puffins
Declining populations of herring off the New England coast spells trouble for puffins, whose survival was recently shown to be strongly linked to healthy populations of this tiny fish. Please take action!
Speak Out for the Great Lakes
Help protect the Great Lakes! Urge Michigan state legislators to oppose SB 1197 & any attempt to saddle Michigan taxpayers with any part of the cost for Enbridge Energy's Line 5 tunnel scheme.
Speak Out to Protect Western Meadowlark Habitat
Speak out to protect western meadowlark habitat! Please help ensure that the 2018 Farm Bill protects native prairies by urging your members of Congress to cosponsor the American Prairie Conservation Act (S. 1912 and H.R. 3939).
Speak Out to Protect Western Meadowlark Habitat
Speak out to protect western meadowlark habitat! Please help ensure that the 2018 Farm Bill protects native prairies by urging your members of Congress to cosponsor the American Prairie Conservation Act (S. 1912 and H.R. 3939).
Stand Up for Wolves and Other Wildlife
Congress is taking steps to remove gray wolves, nationwide, from the Endangered Species List. Tell your senators to stop this attack on the Endangered Species Act!
Stop the Destruction of Monarch Butterfly Habitat
Growing corn for ethanol has caused the loss of huge swaths of grassland habitat--and plowed under millions of acres of wild milkweed plants that monarch caterpillars must have survive. Add your voice to stop the destruction of monarch butterfly habitat.
Stop the Needless Slaughter of Wild Bison
The current ship-to-slaughter program at Yellowstone National Park puts hundreds of wild bison at risk. There's a better way. Please speak out!
Take a Stand for Bighorns and Bears Ears
Utah's most endangered bighorn herd resides in the Abajo Mountains within the boundaries of the former Bears Ears National Monument. Speak out to protect this crucial habitat from mining and destruction!
Take Action for Migratory Birds
The Migratory Bird Treaty Act will be gutted unless we act. The Act currently protects 1,000 bird species from intentional and preventable harm, such as oil spills, poorly placed transmission lines, and other actions that result in bird deaths. Speak out!
Take Action for Monarchs
Populations of the monarch butterfly have fallen off by an estimated 90 percent in the last two decades. But the Recovering America's Wildlife Act will help reverse these declines. Urge your representative to support it!
Take Action for MonarchButterflies, Swift Fox+ Other Species
When species like monarch butterflies and swift fox are under threat, we take action. Join us.
Take Action for Mule Deer: No Uranium Mines near the Grand Canyon
Mule deer roaming in and near the Grand Canyon are under threat from the devastation of uranium mining if Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke doesn't uphold a 20-year mining moratorium. Please speak out!
Take Action to Help Monarch Butterflies
Monarch populations plummeted almost 90% in 20 years due to habitat loss. Tell your representative in Congress to help save the monarch butterfly by supporting the Recovering America's Wildlife Act before it's too late!
Tell Congress to Keep Saving the Special Places We Share with Wildlife
Congress must step up before September 30th to continue the program that saves and protects our wildlife and the parks and wild lands they call home. Please speak out!
Tell Congress: NO attacks on our wild national monuments!
Some members in Congress are taking steps to aid actions that will plunder our wild national monuments--and imperil the fate of wildlife throughout the United States. Please TAKE ACTION.
Tell Congress: Vote YES for a Wildlife-Friendly Farm Bill
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress to pass the wildlife-friendly 2018 Farm Bill that helps farmers protect habitat for blue-winged teals, swift fox, and other prairie species.
Tell Governor Inslee to Protect Endangered Orca and Salmon
Only 74 Southern Resident orca remain in the Salish Sea. Washington Governor Jay Inslee can take the right steps to save and restore these endangered orca. Please tell him to take action today!
Tell the Environmental Protection Agency to Reverse Course
ACT NOW: Call on Acting Administrator Wheeler to fulfill the Environmental Protection Agency's mission by reversing rollbacks of protections for our land, water and air.
This Bill Saves Wildlife in Crisis. Urge Congress to Support It.
You can do something today to help wildlife in crisis. Urge your members of Congress to support the Recovering America's Wildlife Act.
Turn the Tide for Red Wolves in the Wild
We just can't let another species go extinct, and it is right down to the wire for red wolves. The Albemarle Peninsula is home to the only wild red wolves in existence. Please take action now.
Urgent: Irreplaceable habitat for mule deer and other wildlife at risk.
The sagebrush sea, a place countless wildlife depend on, is at risk. Plans to protect this irreplaceable landscape, home to mule deer, pronghorn, elk and the greater sage-grouse are in peril. Take action to save plans to keep sagebrush country intact!
Vote to Save Wildlife This Year
Bison and all wildlife can't vote, but we can. On November 6th, I'm going to make choices that will help wildlife and conservation. I urge you to find out more so you can too!
Stand Up for Wildlife and the Endangered Species Act
Under the Endangered Species Act, many animals have been saved from extinction.


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