It’s Endangered Species Day! A day that is both somber and, at the same time, celebratory. Defenders has a long history (71 years!) of protecting North America’s native wildlife. Founded in 1947, Defenders has been focused solely on wildlife and habitat conservation and the safeguarding of biodiversity from the beginning. We believe in the inherent… Read more »
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Today’s observance of Endangered Species Day brings a mix of celebration and anxiety as our nation’s most powerful law to protect endangered species, the Endangered Species Act, faces new and more intense threats from Capitol Hill.