A new report released today by the Environmental Working Group and Defenders highlights the massive wildlife habitat loss stemming from unlimited and unregulated crop insurance subsidies like the ones on the pending 2012 farm bill. New research from the report indicates that, between 2008 and 2011, over 23 million acres of viable wildlife habitat were… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Wetlands
The Bog Turtle, the rarest turtle in the U.S., is threatened by habitat loss, invasive species and poaching.
Congress puts wildlife at risk on private land by leaving vital conservation measures out of Farm Bill
Defenders of Wildlife joined with several organizations to encourage California’s Central Valley Flood Protection Board to adopt an ambitious new flood plan that can improve habitat for wildlife.
America’s Gulf Coast is pulling a disappearing act, but by taking action we may be able to reverse this alarming trend.