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Where (Endangered) Wildlife Come First

Imperiled species rely on National Wildlife Refuges to shelter them from threats underlying the global biodiversity crisis. We have known about the special relationship between the ESA and refuges for decades, but unfortunately there has been no …

The Okefenokee Swamp

Deep in the heart of southern Georgia lies one of the most outstanding examples of an ecologically intact swamp in North America: the Okefenokee swamp. At 438,000-acres, the Okefenokee is North America's largest blackwater wetland, sheltering a …

Wild Jeopardy

Join Defenders for a fun-filled game of [Wild Jeopardy!](https://defenders-cci.org/map/Wild-Jeopardy/index.html) You can also check out other fun videos and activities to stay engaged with Defenders in our fight to stop extinction even while staying …

Storymapping Coexistence Across the Country

Welcoming a new year also means saying goodbye to the old one, and 2019 was definitely a special year for Defenders as we celebrated the Year of Coexistence.