Wildlife & wild places

Can you imagine a world filled with more wildlife and wild places? So can we. And we’re working together to make it happen.

Every minute, we’re losing two football fields worth of wild lands, and too many animal species face extinction. It’s up to us to turn things around. We imagine an America with more mountaintops where all we see is forests below, with more rivers that flow wild and free, more shoreline where all we hear are waves. An America with abundant wildlife, from butterflies and bees floating lazily in your backyard, to the howl of a coyote in the distance, to the breach of a whale just visible from the shore. Together, we can work toward this better future.

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Bring Sea Otters Back
Sea otters in kelp

Wildlife & wild places

Bring Sea Otters Back

Sea otters are one of the most beloved animals on earth, known best for their adorable faces and playful personalities. But these affable aquatic mammals are more than just cute attractions for boaters and beachgoers — they play a vital role in the health and balance of kelp ecosystems.

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Report: Federal logging projects put 10 climate-saving forests on chopping block

Forests

Report: Federal logging projects put 10 climate-saving forests on chopping block

Federal agencies are targeting mature and old-growth forests for logging despite these trees’ extraordinary ability to curb climate change and President Joe Biden’s directive to preserve them, according to a new report spotlighting the 10 worst logging projects in federal forests across the country.

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Our comments in support of breaching the Lower Snake River dams

Wildlife & wild places

Our comments in support of breaching the Lower Snake River dams

A recent draft report by Sen. Murray and Gov. Inslee shows that the services the four Lower Snake River dams provide can be replaced -- which means that, with urgent action this year, we can prevent salmon extinction. Here are the public comments we submitted in response to their report.

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