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Read about the latest events, issues, legislation, and more affecting wildlife and our work.

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Senate Panel Advances Most Significant Wildlife Conservation Bill in Half Century

The U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee has voted to advance the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act with a bipartisan 15-5 vote.

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Clean Water Act Veto Would Protect Salmon, Jobs Alaska’s Bristol Bay Supports

May 25, 2022

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Monarch butterflies, Christine Bloor

Despite Imperiled Status, Eastern Monarchs Show a Positive Outlook

May 24, 2022

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Elk, William Wiley

Pilot Program Underscores Role Private Landowners Can Play in Conserving Wildlife Migration Corridors

May 20, 2022

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Bald Eagle, Karl Godsey

Bipartisan Infrastructure Spending on Ecosystem Restoration Will Benefit Wildlife, Public Lands

May 12, 2022

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Migratory Bird Conservation Bill Will Safeguard North America’s Bird Populations

May 12, 2022

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Offshore Wind Energy Lease Auction Off North Carolina a Key Milestone for Climate Action, Clean Energy Jobs

May 11, 2022

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Santa Fe County Commissioners Urge Permanent Protections for the Caja del Rio

May 11, 2022

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Michigan Water Pick-up area, credit Lance Cheung, USDA

Great Lakes Water Advocates Release Report , Address Priorities for Water Infrastructure Funding Implementation

May 09, 2022

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