The Oregon Conservation and Recreation Fund is an opportunity to work together to build a brighter future for all species.
We asked him some questions about his experience with us so far.
Le hicimos algunas preguntas sobre su experiencia con Wildlands Network hasta ahora. / Read in English here as well.
Did you know that there are currently fewer than 20 red wolves left in the wild? Native to the southeastern United States, the red wolf is one of the most endangered mammals on Earth.
Policy Intern Jenny Oren has played an integral role in numerous projects, not least of which was the successful passing of momentous wildlife corridor legislation in Virginia earlier this year.
Marking a significant step for U.S. wildlife conservation, the bipartisan Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act along with the INVEST in America Act, which includes $300 million for projects to reduce wildlife-vehicle collisions nationally, passed the U.S. House of Representatives as part of H.R. 2, the Moving Forward Act.
The cost of the border wall is estimated at $18 billion. To put this incomprehensible figure in perspective, it is enough money to test every person in America for COVID-19.
Since the passing of our cofounder and ‘Father of Conservation Biology’ Michael E. Soulé, we’ve seen and received countless stories and remembrances of Michael’s spirit and his work from the across the continent—and around the globe.
Former Wildlands Network Executive Director—now Conservation Director—Greg Costello reflects on what he’s accomplished during his tenure at the organization, as well as what’s in store in his new role moving forward.
I, like most of the world, was unprepared for what 2020 had in store. In a year where I was expecting to spend long hours finishing my first year of law school and spend my first summer in the Pacific Northwest enjoying all that Oregon has to offer, I was wholly unprepared for the challenges… Continue reading “Conservation in a Modern Pandemic”…
April 2013. Sitting on a covered porch at High Lonesome Ranch on the western slope of Colorado with the late Michael Soulé, he shared with me his heartfelt desire of wolves returning to Colorado. Soulé, the ‘Father of Conservation Biology,’ a founder of Wildlands Network, thought big: connected Wildways spanning the North American continent, and… Continue reading “A Legacy of Connecting the Missing Links for Wildlife”…
Celebrities, citizens, experts, public servants and legislators have spoken up today for a practically unknown agency of the Mexican Federal Government. Here, I explain what is CONANP and why it should matter to you. Leer en español aquí The National Commission for Protected Natural Areas (CONANP is its Spanish acronym) is the federal agency of… Continue reading “Crisis at Mexico’s National Commission for Natural Protected Areas: A text for beginners”…
Soulé will be remembered foremost as the ‘Father of Conservation Biology.’ His vision has allowed conservationists and fellow scientists the tools and direction necessary to protect wild nature at a continental scale.
Celebridades, ciudadanos, expertos, funcionarios y legisladores se han manifestado hoy por una agencia prácticamente desconocida del gobierno federal. Aquí explico qué es la CONANP y por qué debe importarte.
As we move forward, Wildlands Network’s work and actions cannot neglect the fact that justice for the natural world is unattainable without justice and equality among our own species. Black Lives Matter.