Defenders of Wildlife produces many reports, fact sheets, tip sheets and other types of publications.
Use the dropdown boxes below to find publications related to specific animals, conservation issues, and regions.
Fact sheet explaining climate change adaptation and how we can prepare for and respond to the impacts of climate change and variability.
Fact sheet outlining Defenders’ funding priorities for wildlife and habitat conservation programs in the President’s Fiscal Year 2013 budget.
Report highlights the environmental and conservation communities’ Fiscal Year 2013 National Funding Priorities.
Fact sheet opposing efforts to include drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in the transportation reauthorization bill.
Fact sheet on H.R. 1505, the so-called “National Security and Federal Lands Protection Act,” sponsored by Representative Rob Bishop (R-UT)
List of the anti-environmental riders included in all Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2012
List of the anti-environmental riders included in the Full-Year Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2011
Full text of the America’s Wildlife Heritage Act, H.R. 3496
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Executive Summary: Technical report summarizing work with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) to incorporate climate change into the State Wildlife Action Plan. Defenders' worked with the FWC to evaluate the application of a particular vulnerability assessment tool, the NatureServe Climate Change Vulnerability Index, to help inform management priorities and the design of appropriate climate change adaptation strategies for targeted species. This report illustrates a process for incorporating vulnerability assessments with conceptual modeling as part of a comprehensive planning framework to identify adaptation strategies and management opportunities for species likely to be vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.