Why allow a launch pad to be built in Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, home to more than a dozen endangered species?
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Habitat loss and illegal trade are two major threats faced by wildlife, experts said during the celebration of the United Nation's first-ever World Wildlife Day. These twin threats often work together and each has the ability to threaten the well-being of humans as well as wildlife.
Native milkweeds (Asclepias spp.) are essential for monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) caterpillars and support a diversity of pollinators with their abundant nectar. You can include milkweeds in gardens, landscaping, wildlife habitat restoration projects, and native revegetation efforts as part of Project Milkweed. To help you find sources of milkweed seed, we have created a comprehensive directory of milkweed seed vendors across the country. Please use the drop-down menus below to search for seed sources by species and/or state. Below the search function, you can read more about finding and selecting the milkweed seed that is right for your area.
A new NASA study shows Earth's climate likely will continue to warm during this century on track with previous estimates, despite the recent slowdown in the rate of global warming.
Does anyone else flinch when news like this comes out?
Man helps Dolphin: it's poignant when the barrier of language falls away, & we are left looking into the eyes of a sentient being with love. "A
It is interesting how trusting the Dolphin is and how she seems to know the man can help.
**Photo courtesy of Tim Springer.Wednesday, March 5, 2014""We reached the old wolf in time to watch a fierce green fire dying in her eyes. I realized then and have known ever since that there was ...
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