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The Sandpiper Trail at Grays Harbor NWR

By | 2017-09-24T02:20:24+00:00 May 28th, 2013|Animal Behavior, Bird Species, Blog, Migration, Pacific Northwest, Parks|

For a few weeks at the end of April and beginning of May, hundreds of thousands of migrating sandpipers, Dunlins, plovers, dowitchers and Red Knots feed and rest on the Refuge's mud flats and along the tideline. On the day we went, a volunteer estimated 15,000 birds were foraging on the plateau in front of us.

Support a New Wildlife Conservation Stamp

By | 2017-09-24T18:31:36+00:00 February 13th, 2013|Animal Issues, Blog, Environmental Issues, Issues, Parks, Wildlife Solutions|

WildlifeConservationStamp.org is a collaborative effort to promote a new wildlife stamp and funding stream for our National Wildlife Refuges. We are birders, photographers, conservationists, wildlife rehabilitators, scientists, teachers and artists ... joined by a common passion and concern for our nation’s wildlife and wild habitats.

Protect California State Parks: Schwarzenegger’s Proposed Cuts Could Close More Than 200

By | 2009-05-29T14:17:53+00:00 May 29th, 2009|Blog, California, Environmental Issues, Issues, Parks|

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has proposed a cut to California State Parks that threatens to close more than 200 -- or 80 percent -- of our park lands. This post contains links to the potential closings as well as information on the California State Parks Foundation's efforts to save our parks from budget cutbacks and closures.

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