Habitat Conservation

When habitats are threatened, so are the animals who live there.

Levee Clear-cut Battle in CA Heats Up

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The Army Corps is aiming to strip some 1,600 miles of levees in California of trees and bushes over the next few years, which spells bad news for imperiled wildlife in the Golden State.

Strong Opposition Voiced Against Izembek Road Proposal

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Defenders members and supporters submitted more than 40,000 public comments to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service last week.

On the Ground: Turning the Tide on a Turtle's Fate

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by Heidi Ridgley

Defenders in Action: Taking a Stand for Wildlife

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A Road to Ruin for Alaska’s Izembek?

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Please speak out now to urge the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service NOT to allow a road through Alaska's Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.

Permanent Protections Proposed for Berryessa Snow Mountain Region

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California lawmakers introduced a bill this week that would designate the Berryessa Snow Mountain region as a National Conservation Area, securing protections for its wildlife, lands, waters and abundant recreation opportunities.

Defenders in Action: Panthers' Road to Redemption

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Florida Panther, © Heidi Ridgley/Defenders of Wildlife

Defenders in Action: More Protections Needed for Manatees

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Florida Manatee, © Fred Bavendam/Minden Pictures

Defenders in Action: Victory for American Jaguars

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Jaguar, © SA Team/Foto Natura/Minden Pictures

Wildlife: Spineless Wonder and More

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Spineless Wonder

Octopus, © Roger Steene/Museum Victoria

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