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Back the Blue Carbon Protection Act

Coastal blue carbon ecosystems like mangroves, tidal marshes, and seagrass beds naturally store large quantities of carbon, often for hundreds of years. Protecting these special places simultaneously addresses the climate crisis and safeguards vulnerable wildlife.

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Stop Illegal Deforestation With the FOREST Act

Destroying forests decimates the plants and wildlife who dwell there, and upends livelihoods for countless people. Forests are an essential natural solution in the fight against climate change. Tell Congress to halt illegal deforestation today.

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Support Vital Conservation Funding

The U.S. has the opportunity to be a global leader in conservation. It’s essential the U.S. Senate supports critically-needed increases in international programs that address the climate crisis.

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Individual Actions

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Experience the wonders of nature and take steps to protect the world’s wildlife and wild spaces—not only in faraway places, but in the everyday wild at our doorsteps too.

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Take the Pledge

Protecting nature isn’t just the right thing to do—it’s what we have to do to fully address climate change. Pledge to stand with us

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