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Bird Sanctuaries

This Bird's Pterodactyl-Like Cry Saved It From Being Bird-Napped

Alison Hermance | Posted 09.24.2014 | Green
Alison Hermance

The Black-crowned Night Heron rookery above in Oakland made national news when a tree-trimming company cut down nesting trees and nearly tossed live baby herons into the wood chipper. Some chicks survived the near-massacre unharmed. This bird is one of those, but the drama in his young life wasn't done yet!

Saving Two Birds With One Solution

Olivia Bouler | Posted 12.24.2012 | Teen
Olivia Bouler

When my generation thinks about who we want as our leaders, we should look at how they treat the environment. It will be an easy way to see how they feel about our future.

Wilderness Warrior: Douglas Brinkley's New Historical Epic of Theodore Roosevelt Has Key Lessons for Our Time

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paul Abrams

When Roosevelt preserved a natural wonder or habitat, he was accused of being a socialist. The same battles are still being waged against the same forces and with the same terminology.