Latest National Wildlife Federation Stories

2011-11-29 17:35:00

Just in Time for Holiday Gift Giving (PRWEB) November 29, 2011 For over 40 years, National Wildlife Federationâs (NWF) Ranger Rick magazine has entertained and educated generations of children about the wonders of wildlife. Now Ranger Rick, and NWFâs other childrenâs magazines (Big Backyard and Wild Animal Baby) are going digital so they can be available to kids on their Nook by Barnes & Noble. This comes just in time for holiday gift-giving, when...

2011-08-09 12:00:00

Report Names Top 15 States That Employ Autoworkers in Clean, Efficient Technologies: MI, OH, IN, NC, KY, PA, TX, AL, CA, SC, TN, NY, IL, VA, AZ WASHINGTON, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 155,000 American workers already are making components for clean, fuel-efficient vehicles, and that number could grow significantly as the United States continues to embrace new generations of fuel efficient cars and trucks, according to a new study released today. The report, jointly...

2011-08-01 10:02:00

As Senators consider bill on oil spill penalties, conservationists urge lawmakers to invest fines in Gulf's natural systems and communities that need them WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading conservation groups working across the Gulf of Mexico have submitted to the White House a blueprint for action that federal, state and local governments can take to restore the region's threatened natural systems and to help communities that rely on the Gulf for survival. The...

2011-07-11 16:15:00

Conservation groups say prompt review necessary so restoration can begin NEW ORLEANS, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Conservation groups today expressed support for Louisiana's swift action to identify and propose potential restoration projects that qualify for BP's $1 billion down payment toward the Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) stemming from the unprecedented Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Louisiana's release of its project list today is an important step toward...

2011-06-21 13:34:00

ATLANTA, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Two new wetland and riparian conservation grants through the Five Star Restoration program were announced today by Georgia Power and its environmental stewardship partners. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050216/CLW066LOGO ) Georgia Power participates in the program as part of Southern Company's partnership with the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the National Association of...

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