Hearing on new Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan rules Tuesday in Atlanta

...exploding" tick and mosquito population in some states, said Collin O'Mara, the president and CEO of the National Wildlife Federation."Without actions like those that EPA is proposing, we are putting our entire outdoor legacy at risk in...

Butler Derrick

...state of South Carolina." Conservationist of the Year was awarded to Congressman Derrick in 1977 by both the National Wildlife Federation and the South Carolina Wildlife Federation. Since leaving Congress, he practiced law with several firms...

New Living History Park event celebrates local wildlife

...Augusta and the first 200 attendees will be given a birch, dogwood or sugar maple sapling courtesy of the National Wildlife Federation.Activities planned include demonstrations of tree climbing and wood-carving, where the carver will make...

Wildlife roams near downtown Denver

...transformation, completed in 2010, was no easy journey. But Tom Dougherty, a former regional director of the National Wildlife Federation, says it's something of a victory that few now remember the decades of environmental debates, legislative...

Fosters care for their garden

...an environmentally friendly manner. For more on these items and information about certification, visit the National Wildlife Federation at www.nwf.org/backyard.

Birds & Blooms

...plants to attract animals and insects, and in 1991 her backyard was certified as a wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. "The backyard was certified, but now the front yard probably is one, too," she said with a laugh while...

Fawning over fauna

...increasingly uncommon because of rural and suburban habitat loss. Mrs. Altman follows guidelines from the National Wildlife Federation, whose 34-year-old Backyard Wildlife Habitat program certifies backyard habitats and provides helpful...

Across South Carolina

...Callawassie Island, an 880-acre sea island between Beaufort and Hilton Head Island, has been certified as a National Wildlife Federation Community Wildlife Habitat. It's the first community in South Carolina and only the 15th nationwide to receive...

Forum highlights global warming

...Agency. South Carolina can expect warmer temperatures, said Doug Inkley, the senior science adviser for the National Wildlife Federation. Hurricanes will be stronger and last longer, and coastal residents can expect larger storm surges, he said...

In praise of playgrounds

...recently released by the National Wildlife Federation."Back-to-school...They get frustrated.The National Wildlife Federation report cites research...read the book."The National Wildlife Federation, the National Football...

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