Defending Our Nation's Wildlife

Defending Our Nation's Wildlife


Defenders of Wildlife is committed to a future where North American wildlife and habitats are secure and thriving. We believe in the inherent value of wildlife and the natural world and our approach is straightforward: Working on the ground, in the courts and on Capitol Hill, we protect and restore imperiled species throughout North America by transforming policies and promoting innovative long-term solutions to meet the threats of the current biodiversity and climate crises. Learn more about our work in this storymap!

Defending Our Nation’s Wildlife
Mae Lacey
Conservation GIS Analyst

As the Conservation GIS Analyst in the Center for Conservation Innovation, Mae provides support and leadership for geospatial product development across Defenders.