Logo of ARCAS Guatemala

Fuego Eruption Aftermath – ARCAS Helping Out Domestic and Wild Animals

Giant Swallowtail butterfly. Learn how to integrate native plantings in gardening.

Forthcoming Events -Integrating Native Plantings With Roses, Sunflower Festival and More!

Heartwood Natural Area

2nd Quarter Mtg: Upland Forests

Plants, Plants, More Plants!

Plants of Louisiana

Update: Certification

a Bronze frog Rana clamitans, sitting on a log in a backwater of Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge in Monroe, Louisiana.

Some Good News For Frogs

Carpenter Bees make for great insect-in-flight photographs because they exhibit a patrol flight pattern that is reasonably predictable. This individual we named Horatio, for his dutiful guarding of the bridge to Pier 1. It was regularly attacked by Red wasps that crashed into it, but managed to see them off. C. Paxton image and copyright.

Photographic Walk and Talk at Black Bayou Lake NWR

Grass carp feeding in a flooded field near the Ouachita river, West Monroe, Louisiana. C. Paxton image and copyright.

Spring Fish Watching – Carpe Diem!

The golden dawn of greener development promised at Biofin 3. Andy Luck image and copyright.

India Hosts Third Biofin Conference

Red-bellied Woodpecker, with hen Cardinals and a Cedar Waxwing in the background, part of a bird wave at Crawfish Springs. C.Paxton image and copyright.

Certification Begins!

Smart conservation tactics are being employed to protect Sumatran tigers in the wild. See Partners Against Crime article in EXPOSURE.

Smart Tiger Conservation In Spotlight For World Wildlife Day 2018

We’re real. Yay!

Blazing sunset at D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge. C.Paxton image and copyright.

The Northeast Louisiana Master Naturalists’ Program Explained

Malaysian tiger, Panthera tigris Andy Luck photo and copyright.

Beyond The Stripes, New WWF Report Explores Collateral Benefits of Tiger Conservation

Andy Luck's Desert Elephants, Copyright Andy Luck

Domestic Ivory Banned by 2021 in Hong Kong!

Juvenile Box turtle. C . Paxton image and copyright.

Registering Land With The Natural Areas Program

swimming racoon

Swimming Raccoon in D’Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge

Andy Luck beside Elephant awareness sign in Namibia.

Join The Elephant Count with Save The Elephants

The Race to End Bear Farming in Vietnam – Bear Week Begins!

Frozen water droplets on a spider's web, extract from an image by Andy Luck

2017 Salutes To Conservationists Tony Whitten and David Shepherd

Kimmie Paxton enjoying an exploratory hike on the Rainey Lake trail at Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge armed with Panasonic Lumix GX8 with 100-300mm Lumix G Vario. This is a fantastic combination for wildlife because it is light, fast, silent and powerful. Taken on Sigma DP2 and developed in Affinity with tone mapping, boosted and framed with Topaz Adjust. C.Paxton image and copyright.

Autumnal Scenes from Northeastern Louisiana

Famous Vietnamese actors, Trung Anh and Xuan Bac deliver a strong message that bear bile consumption is a relic of the past and plays no part in the modern, forward-thinking Vietnam. ENV image and copyright.

Not Bear Bile! New PSA from Education For Nature Vietnam

A flock of ibises heading to roost over Black Bayou

Lousiana Master Naturalists Northeast Flock To Black Bayou For General Interest Meeting

ARCAS sea turtle hatchery on the Pacific coast of Guatemala at Biotopo Hawaii. ARCAS image and copyright.

Sponsoring a sea turtle nest with ARCAS Guatemala

Promising speech by Secretary of State Michael Gove on the future of our natural environment

News Shorts: Sausages for wildflowers, why less bug squash is cause for concern, ivory trade and eco-friendly chocolate

Partners To Support Hope Spots, Mission Blue and PADI Team Up!

Cody Simpson with UNDP personnel in New York

Save Our Ocean, says Cody Simpson, UN Advocate for the Ocean on World Oceans Day