In addition to ecological benefits, there’s an economic benefit to building wildlife crossings, says our @MattSkroch . He explains how states save money when investing in these solutions in our new season, "States of Innovation."
#Mangroves help: ➔ recycle nutrients ➔ maintain the hydrological cycle ➔ protect the coast from storm surges ➔ serve as nurseries for fish and other marine creatures ➔ house endangered wildlifeRead to learn more:
Replacing Sir David Attenborough will require total reinvention of wildlife genre
Wildlife artist Robert Fuller has a new project to record the lives of little owls
I’m painting the amazing Galápagoswildlife – from my sitting room
The new powers would allow the @ScottishSPCA to better investigate wildlife crime, including the illegal killing of birds of prey
Every time I’ve been to Australia I’ve fallen more in love with the people & wildlife. Join me & support relief efforts for the devastating effects of the wildfires. The @shawnfoundation & I are making donations to @RedCrossAU , NSW Rural Fire Service & SA Country Fire Service.
Peter Daszak is a British-born American PhD who’s spent a career discovering dangerous viruses in wildlife, especially bats. In 2003, he warned 60 Minutes a pandemic was coming. Two weeks ago, NIH funding for his virology research was killed.
these pictures have left me speechless. I’m sending love to all affected by these horrific fires. below are places you can donate to help the wildlife & those affected and battling on the frontlines:
It breaks my heart to see the devastation the Australian bushfires are causing to people and animals across the country. I’m pledging $500k to support the animals, wildlife volunteers and rural fire services. If you are able to, and you haven’t already then you can donate too.