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Happy Endangered Species Day!

Today is Endangered Species Day! Endangered Species Day is a celebration of our nation’s amazing wildlife and wild places. To learn about Endangered Species Day, visit www.EndangeredSpeciesDay.org Every year, millions of people throughout the country celebrate Endangered Species Day at parks, wildlife refuges, zoos, aquariums, botanical gardens, libraries, schools and community centers. Attend an Endangered Species Day eventYou can find an Endangered Species Day event near you. You can participate in festivals, field trips, bird and wildlife watching, hikes, park… Continue reading

Celebrate Endangered Species Day this Friday!

Endangered Species Day is this Friday, May 15th! Started in 2006 by the United States Congress, Endangered Species Day is a celebration of our nation’s wildlife and wild places. This year, millions of people will celebrate Endangered Species Day on Friday and throughout the month of May. America is blessed with amazing wildlife: bald eagles and peregrine falcons flying in our skies, gray wolves and grizzly bears roaming the wilderness, Canada lynx and spotted owls in ancient forests, salmon and… Continue reading

Senator Feinstein Introduces Endangered Species Day Resolution

Endangered Species Day is a celebration of our nation’s wildlife and wild places. Started in 2006 by the United States Congress, Endangered Species Day is the third Friday of May. This year, Senator Feinstein has introduced a resolution designating Friday, May 15th 2009 as Endangered Species Day. The resolution encourages the people of the United States to become educated about, and aware of, threats to species, success stories in species recovery, and opportunities to promote species conservation worldwide. It also… Continue reading