I led the National Park Service. Ryan Zinke leaves lasting damage

BLM, Interior Department, Ryan Zinke, Trump Administration, Wildlife, Zinke

I led the National Park Service. Ryan Zinke leaves lasting damage

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/dec/16/ryan-zinke-resignation-jonathan-jarvis?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

‘Death sentence’: butterfly sanctuary to be bulldozed for Trump’s border wall

Butterflies, Conservation, Extinction, Trump, Trump Administration, Wildlife Conservation, Wildlife Protection

‘Death sentence’: butterfly sanctuary to be bulldozed for Trump’s border wall

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/dec/13/butterfly-sanctuary-border-wall-mission-texas?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

‘Extinction is not an option’: the $1bn push to save orcas in Washington

Orca, whales

‘Extinction is not an option’: the $1bn push to save orcas in Washington

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/dec/14/orcas-washington-state-killer-whales?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

Wisdom is known to be at least 68 years old and nests each year at the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge. She survived a tsunami and is believed to have laid nearly 40 eggs over her life. (Image credit: Madalyn Riley/USFWS Volunteer/Flickr)

via Wisdom The Albatross, World’s Oldest Wild Bird, Lays Another Egg — News : NPR

Wisdom The Albatross, World’s Oldest Wild Bird, Lays Another Egg — News : NPR

Birds, Migratory Birds, Seabirds, Wild Birds

A woman from Iowa began taking pictures of goats in sweaters in Bangladesh and India. The owners thought she was crazy. But her work has made a difference in the lives of the locals, in a good way.(Image credit: Christy Sommers)

via Dear Internet: Goats In Sweaters Are Cuter Than Kittens In Mittens — News : NPR

Dear Internet: Goats In Sweaters Are Cuter Than Kittens In Mittens — News : NPR

Animals, Cute, Cuteness

As December begins wild horse country has started to quieten down from all the traffic that surrounds the big game hunting season. Now a week later the wild horses are starting to change their movement and feeding habits back to normal. This beautiful mare stands peacefully looking out over her home range. Right now there […]

via December Moments — The Wild Horses of Alberta Society

December Moments — The Wild Horses of Alberta Society

Alberta, Horses, Wild Horses

Hopefully this fall foliage did the trick and helped this little Bighorn Sheep put on a few pounds for the winter ahead. Near Gardiner, MT.

via Fall Bighorn — nature has no boss

Fall Bighorn — nature has no boss

Wildlife, Wildlife Photography