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Wildlife Nation > Episode 22
Join host Jeff Corwin on an exploration of North American conservation success stories. First, Jeff visits the beautiful Pacific Northwest state of Washington to help relocate a family of beavers to new, protected habitats. Jeff learns about the vital contributions beavers make to their environments and the importance of family in a beaver’s life. Next, Jeff travels north to Alaska to help study one of the smallest but most critical species of all: the humble bumble bee. Finally, Jeff explores the world of bats in the forests of Northern California and learns how conservationists are working to protect their habitat and unlock the secrets of sonar.
Protect The Endangered Species Act
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Behind the Scenes
Bee is for Biodiversity
Despite their small stature, native bee species play an oversized role in protecting biodiversity. Learn more about how these precious pollinators provide stability to human systems and the threats preventing their recovery from population loss!
Don’t Blame the Bats
The COVID-19 pandemic is proving that continued exploitation of animals in the wild harms more than just their lives. Read more in this excerpt from Defenders Magazine to learn how coexisting safely is important for both wildlife and human populations!
Fostering Coexistence Through Better Policy in the Pacific North
Blurb: The ability to coexist with wildlife is an important part of conservation and coexistence relies on the ability of humans and wildlife to share a landscape such that both can benefit from it. Read about how Defenders looks for ways to foster this relationship through policy.
America’s Wildlife Are Counting On You
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After the Show
Defenders of Wildlife works on the ground, in the courts, and on Capitol Hill to protect and restore imperiled wildlife and habitats across North America. Learn more about what we do!
Help the Environment
Check out this list of 10 ways you can help restore the environment!
For The Family
Find ways that your family can help take care of the plants and animals in your backyard with our fun Junior Defender activities!