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The Golden state is home to millions of wild birds, mammals, amphibians, reptiles and fish that need our help.
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Climate change is now one of the leading threats to wildlife. Find out what Defenders is doing to help animals around the country survive in a warming planet.
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While all wildlife has inherent value, some species serve a vital role in their ecosystem, enabling countless other species to survive and thrive. Plants, animals and insects like these are called “focal species,” of which there are five types.
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We work to create and share strategies to encourage peaceful coexistence between people and wildlife.