Latest National Wildlife Federation Stories

2010-06-18 10:46:00

MARYSVILLE, Ohio, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Scotts® Songbird Selections® Brand Wild Bird Food today announced it is donating $50,000 to the National Wildlife Federation's Gulf Oil Spill Restoration Fund, and is asking Americans to contribute to this cause.

2010-06-15 12:01:00

WASHINGTON, June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Conservation groups sent a letter to President Obama today, calling for habitat restoration investments within the escrow account being established to compensate individuals and businesses harmed by the BP oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100202/EDFLOGO) "As conservation leaders we write today to urge you to include wildlife among those harmed and to designate habitat restoration as the appropriate...

2010-06-15 09:00:00

Lecture June 17 in Valley Forge Part of Two-Day Conservation Leaders Summit HARRISBURG, Pa., June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Larry Schweiger, president and CEO of the National Wildlife Federation, will offer a unique, historical perspective on conservation in Pennsylvania as part of this year's Michaux Lectures, a two-day gathering of leaders from across the state who will discuss how to protect the state's natural resources in the future. Schweiger's lecture, "Pennsylvania Conservation:...

2010-05-24 08:00:00

SEATTLE, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mobile Giving Foundation (MGF), the pioneer of mobile giving dedicated to helping charitable organizations raise funds through the mobile channel, today announced that it is working in association with the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) to raise funds through a new mobile-giving campaign to benefit wildlife affected by the recent, ongoing BP oil spill.

2010-05-10 10:00:00

Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson from 40 Groups Anticipates Content of EPA Plan Due Wednesday; Emphasis Placed on Meeting December Deadline for Bay Pollution Load Rule. WASHINGTON, May 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just two days before the U.S.

2010-03-04 14:59:00

Groups pledge to work with federal and state partners to develop long-term vision WASHINGTON, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Six local and national environmental groups praised the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) for unveiling the Obama administration's 18-month plan this afternoon to expedite construction of near-term projects, while creating a long-term vision and governance structure for restoring coastal wetlands in Louisiana.

2010-02-12 14:00:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America, Inc.

2010-02-05 13:00:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America, Inc., coming off a record-breaking 2009, will present checks to the five charities involved in its unique Share the Love Event campaign at 9 a.m. during the Chicago Auto Show on Thursday, February 11, 2010.

2010-02-01 16:17:00

Groups praise proposed $40 million commitment to replenish national economic interest in vanishing landscape WASHINGTON, Feb.

2010-01-28 15:25:00

Peculiar Winter Weather Includes More Heavy Snowfalls, Disruptions to Local Economies - Map of Recent Oddball Weather Events Reflects Trends of What's Expected in Years Ahead WASHINGTON, Jan.

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  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
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