Pink coral gardens of Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge, an area in the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument that Obama committed to expanding yesterday. (Photo: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters / Flickr Creative...Show More Summary
Elephants in Garamba National Park. Photo by Flickr user Terese Hart Sixty-eight elephants in one of Africa’s oldest national parks – Garamba National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo – have been slaughtered in the past two months...Show More Summary
Alaska is experiencing the second-largest wildfire in the 72-year history of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. A fire ironically named for the Funny River is so flagrant that it is being referred to as "apocalyptic" by some. RapidShow More Summary
Outside of Charleston, South Carolina about 25 miles northeast of the city, I saw a road sign on Highway 17 for the Sewee Environmental Education Center. In a split second decision, I hit the brakes of my rental car and exited to investigate...Show More Summary
A thick smokey haze hangs over much of Alaska as 45,000 acres of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge is engulfed in flames from a raging wildfire. Meanwhile, Alaska battles other forest fires as well. An estimate 1,800 acres are engulfed in flames in Beluga and Tyonek. Some of the Alaskan flames are just miles from
The National Wildlife Refuge system is one of America’s greatest treasures. It preserves habitat, protects wildlife. and provides diverse nature...
State wildlife officials investigating the die-off of thousands of anchovies in Marina del Rey over the weekend have concluded that the fish probably died because they sought refuge in the harbor, became trapped and used up all of the oxygen in the water. During an aerial survey of area...
Thanks to an anonymous tip and solid investigative work, a 17-year serial poacher from Minnesota was sentenced in federal court today after pleading guilty to a Lacey Act violation for transporting wildlife that was unlawfully taken in violation of fed...
Check this free video from Lynda.com while I talk with Ben Long about photographing wildlife at refuges. For more free content, check out the 7 days of free access to Lynda.com to watch all of the Photo Attorney courses there. You just...Show More Summary
The National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) and the Savannah National Wildlife Refuge recently hosted youth hunters for the first ever Youth Hunt & Learn Weekend – Turkey event. David Wamer, NWTF Georgia save the hunt coordinator, worked with ref...
America has many worldwide firsts in conservation: We were the first nation to establish a national park, the first to create a national wildlife refuge, the first to approve a law protecting endangered species and the first to create...Show More Summary
In the 1930s the Dustbowl brought widespread ruin, but in North Dakota, the ecological disaster had one good outcome: the establishment of a slew of national wildlife refuges. Without the construction of reservoirs and the restoration of habitat comple...
Malnourished "Hoppie" is being nursed back to health after being found wandering in California's San Luis National Wildlife Refuge
Common ButtonbushCephalanthus occidentalis L.Cache CreekWichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge Comanche County, Oklahoma
Police in Racine, Wisc. have a suspect in custody in the 1997 murder of 14-year-old Amber Creek of Palatine. Creek was a ward of the state whose body was found in a Racine County wildlife refuge. [ more › ]
Police have reportedly made an arrest in the 1997 slaying Amber Creek, a 14-year-old Ill. girl found beaten, sexually assaulted and suffocated in a Wis. wildlife refuge
Rick Derevan captured this image of flying cranes at Merced National Wildlife Refuge in California.