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NRDC Needs Your Help to Protect U.S. National Monuments

ARLO HEMPHILL for I AM WILDERNESS | 26 April 2017 On Wednesday April 26, President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order instructing the Interior Department to review national monument...
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Limited gene flow between 2 Bengal tiger populations in the western Himalayan foothills

PLOS | 26 April 2017 The flow of genes between Bengal tigers in two reserves of the Terai Arc Landscape in western Himalayan foothills is too low, according to a...
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Trump to issue new order calling into question two decades of national monument designations

JULIET EILPERIN in THE WASHINGTON POST | 24 April 2017 "President Trump will sign an executive order Wednesday instructing the Interior Department to review national monument designations his three predecessors have...

Bison and yaks soon on way to Pleistocene Park after Kickstarter campaign raises $110,000

THE SIBERIAN TIMES | 11 April 2017 "A total of 747 people from around the world backed a fundraiser which will allow bison and yaks to be brought to Pleistocene...

U.N. High Seas Preparatory Committee (PrepCom)

3rd Session of the U.N. Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) on the High Seas UN Headquarters, NYC | 27 March - 7 April 2017   UN member states are discussing how to create marine...

Designating New Wilderness in America?

Will Congress Go Another Year Without Designating New Wilderness? KATE SHEPPARD on HUFF POST GREEN | 3 January 2014, 8:08 EST WASHINGTON -- This year marks the 50th anniversary of the...

Adventure science on American Prairie Reserve

ADVENTURERS AND SCIENTISTS FOR CONSERVATION | 20 November 2013 LANDMARK seeks adventure scientists for survey crew members The steppes of Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Patagonia and the Northern Great Plains of America are the...

Imagine American Prairie Reserve

ARLO HEMPHILL | 20 November 2013 IMAGINE a grassland reserve of THREE-MILLION acres – a wildlife spectacle that rivals the Serengeti and an AWE-INSPIRING place for you and your children...
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National Wildlife Refuges fuel local economies

  National Wildlife Refuges Support Over 35,000 Jobs, Pump $2.4 Billion into Local Communities U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR | 5 November 2013 MINNEAPOLIS, MN – America’s national wildlife refuges continue to...
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Nations to designate Antarctic marine protected areas?

  A meeting of 24 nations and the European Union in mid-July will decide the fate of two proposed ocean reserves in Antarctica. JANE J LEE on NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC | 2...

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How to Comment on the Trump National Monument Review

Comment Now In an apparent effort to dismantle critical protections for American wilderness on land and sea, President Trump has issued an Executive Order to...
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The Tropical Sea of Peru: A Paradise of Hope

The short documentary "The Tropical Sea of Peru: A Paradise of Hope " received an honorary award at the Blue Oceans Film Festival &...
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ARLO HEMPHILL for I AM WILDERNESS | 13 May 2017 The curiquingue - or carunculated caracara Phalcoboenus carunculatus - live only in the high altitude...