Wildlife Blog

Structured Lessons, Boundless Benefits – How Lannon Stone is using WHC Curricula to Create Memorable Field Trips

The Impact of Field Trips  Many of us can recall a pivotal field trip from our youth. Perhaps after observing tadpoles swimming in the creek, the lifecycle diagrams in your biology textbook suddenly made sense. Maybe a site tour given by an engineer or EHS professional even shaped your career path to this day.    Field trips offer proven benefits for children, inspiring life-long intellectual curiosity and contributing to higher scores on science exams, particularly among underserved students. Field […]

Discovering, Teaching and Cycling through the Diversity of Birds — A Conservation Conference Recap

Keynote Dr. Scott Edwards talks about how on-the-ground interactions, from the international research trips he’s led for students to his own cross-country bike trip, have helped promote a culture of unity, inclusion and respect for biodiversity.  

4 Ways that Noise Pollution Can Impact Wildlife (and 4 Ways to Help)

Since many animals rely on their sense of sound for survival, they are particularly vulnerable to the problems that noise pollution can cause. Learn about these impacts and how to help.

Together, WHC and The Earth Lab Will Cross New Frontiers

WHC is joining forces with The Earth Lab, a Mexico City-based consulting group that specializes in the development and third-party certification of environmental projects. The new partnership aims to supercharge the environmental work that both groups are already doing throughout the Americas.

Breaking the Cycle of Cicada Slander

It is time to look at this natural phenomenon as a feel good show and not a horror movie.

Raise a Glass to Wasps: 5 Reasons to Show Bugs Some Love This Valentine’s Day

We may not think of bugs as the most romantic of creatures, but they play a key role in the production of many traditional Valentine gifts.

The Great Reset: Now is the Time to Build Back with Nature for a Resilient Future — A WHC Connect Recap

CEMEX and GM discuss how the private sector’s relationship with nature has grown through the years and how it will continue to evolve. 

5 Ways to Keep Your Conservation Program Thriving This Winter

Here are some ideas for keeping your conservation program going this winter.

Mainstreaming Biodiversity: Challenges and Opportunities — A WHC Connect Recap

WHC Connect 2020 opened with the session Mainstreaming Biodiversity: Challenges and Opportunities, moderated by WHC President Margaret O’Gorman.

10 Amazing Pollinators You Might Not Know About

Pollinators are much more than just bees, hummingbirds and butterflies. Discover 10 of the less commonly known pollinating species around the world.
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