Written by Mark Tercek | November 4th, 2013
Interior Secretary Jewell announces a commitment to mitigation in her conservation agenda — and her support for national parks and inspiring future generations of nature-lovers.
Written by Kameran Onley | October 8th, 2013
The federal government shutdown has closed the 400-plus national parks. Has it taken a shutdown to show just how much Americans value the nation’s lands and waters?
Written by Mark Tercek | May 14th, 2013
CEO Mark Tercek and CARE CEO Helene Gayle talk about the intersections of poverty and the environment: “When a child is starving, a family may not be able to think about long-term sustainability.” Read the interview now.
Written by Megan Sheehan | January 17th, 2013
Written by Joe Fargione | July 5th, 2012
Is protection of the environment a partisan issue? Not at all. Our lead scientist for conservation in North America explains why.
Written by Mark Tercek | June 15th, 2012
Our president and CEO Mark Tercek urges congressional leaders not to further cut funding to vital conservation programs in the Farm Bill — programs that protect the health of America’s soil, water, wildlife and other natural resources essential to our lives and livelihoods.
Written by Bob Bendick | November 3rd, 2011
This past year of budget cutting has revealed that America’s natural resource funding is a target for deep cuts. Will these programs be cut even more in the Budget Control Act process?
Written by Mark Tercek | July 25th, 2011
What’s at stake for the environment in the U.S. budget negotiations? Hear what our president and CEO, Mark Tercek, has to say.
Written by Mark Tercek | July 15th, 2011
A hundred years ago Theodore Roosevelt said, “There can be no greater issue than that of conservation in this country.” Mark Tercek explains why this is still true.
Written by Bob Bendick | April 21st, 2011
In honor of Earth Day, our director of U.S. government relations urges you to enjoy the great outdoors and remind Congress of conservation’s important role in America’s history.