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Tag: Environmental conservation

A new life for rescued exotic cats

When Carole Baskin first founded Big Cat Rescue in the early nineties, she had no idea about the immense issues that big cats face in captivity.

Planting for the future

Since 2013, Save the Sound has worked to improve the health of Connecticut’s Pequonnock River.

Defending family farmers

Since 1994, Family Farm Defenders has been organizing farmers and consumers to positively transform our food system.

Back-to-school time for orphaned baby orangutans

In the tropical rainforest of Borneo, Indonesia, there's a very unique school with some very special students.

Why we must preserve the natural legacy of the Western Everglades

With more than 1,000 people moving to Florida every day, this organization is focused on advocacy, education, and preservation of the Everglades.

5 kid-friendly ways to be greener at home

We looked to SeriousFun camps around the world for kid-friendly tips on how to be more green at home. Here are the take-aways.

Forever homes for captive elephants

Their mission is to give more elephants a second chance at life in wide open spaces cultivated specifically to meet their physical and emotional needs.

Sowing the seeds of climate action

A remarkable effort to collect and cultivate the seeds of the Long Island Sound region’s native flora has taken root in the years since Hurricane Sandy struck.