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10 Cities Campaign: SoCal Urban Wildlife Refuge Project

Video produced for the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service by Tandem Stills + Motion in collaboration with The National Wildlife Refuge Association.  In 2014, the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge Complex led the charge in responding to a question posed …

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10 Cities Campaign: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

Bear River is a freshwater tributary that flows into the Great Salt Lake in Utah. Surrounded by mountain ranges and on two major bird migration flyways, Bear River’s delta to the northeast of the Great Salt Lake is an oasis in the desert for migratory birds.

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10 Cities Campaign: Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

“To everything, there is a season.” Nowhere is this more fitting than with Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge. The Arsenal is truly an urban refuge, located northeast of Denver’s rapidly developing neighborhoods along the South Platte River, and west …

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10 Cities Campaign: Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge

 Video produced for the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service by Tandem Stills + Motion in collaboration with The National Wildlife Refuge Association.  Another View of the Bay Joy Blackwood, Urban Refuge Program Director One of the great joys of …

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10 Cities Campaign: Patuxent Research Refuge

 Video produced for the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service by Tandem Stills + Motion in collaboration with The National Wildlife Refuge Association.     Video produced for The Refuge Association by Kristin Berry. NWRA’s Urban Refuge Program – Protecting …

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10 Cities Campaign: Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge

Video produced for the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service by Tandem Stills + Motion in collaboration with The National Wildlife Refuge Association.    Photos by Soul River Inc., Tandem Stills + Motion and USFWS. Special thanks to Chad Brown, Founder …

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10 Cities Campaign: Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge

Tucked behind the Mall of America and close to the Minneapolis/Saint Paul Airport is a gateway to what seems like another world. It’s hard to believe that one can leave a large indoor retail space and minutes later be in a quiet natural area, where bald eagles fly and walking the wilderness trails make you feel like you’re hundreds of miles away from anything. Even in a state that prides itself on its public lands, Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge stands out.

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10 Cities Campaign: South Texas Refuge Complex

When most people think of Texas, they imagine sun and sagebrush, with sprawling ranches and open plains. In reality, the state is incredibly environmentally diverse, encompassing dramatic mountains and desert rivers in the west, and humid, Spanish moss-draped coastal wetlands in the southeast. The South Texas Refuge Complex (STRC) sits in the latter area, mostly located between the border with Mexico and the Gulf. Though it is far from the sprawl of cities like Houston and San Antonio, the Lower Rio Grande Valley area has lost more than 97% of its native habitats to development, making the Complex an important bulwark protecting the ecological health of wildlife corridors in southeast Texas.

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Give Back to our Wildlife Refuges on NPLD

Across the nation, wildlife refuges will get extra love this weekend as families and individuals of all ages celebrate the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort—National Public Lands Day (NPLD). More than 45 wildlife refuges will be part of this event …

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Double Dose of Fun This Weekend on Refuges

Saturday, September 27 is not only National Public Lands Day, but it is also National Hunting and Fishing Day. Refuges across the country have much to celebrate! National Public Lands Day National Public Lands Day (NPLD) is the largest single-day …

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