From longleaf pine forest and beaches along the Gulf to the mountains and forests of north Alabama, Alabama's varied geography provides for a wide range of plant and animal diversity. Our state boasts 18 river systems and more species of freshwater fish, mussels, turtles, snails and crayfish than any other state.
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Alabama voters have the chance to permanently protect state parks on Election Day, November 8, 2016, by voting YES on the Alabama State Parks Amendment, Amendment 2.
The Nature Conservancy in Alabama is pleased to welcome Roger W. Mangham as our new State Director. Find out what led Roger to his role with Alabama—and why he’s passionate about protecting nature.
Justine Herlihy and Candace Vines are the winners of the summer sweepstakes to attend the Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Workshop.
In Birmingham's Woodlawn neighborhood, teacher Tashina Lee and high school students work with The Nature Conservancy and partners to transform vacant lots into natural space and find empowerment in the process.
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Alabama's Director of Marine and Freshwater Programs, Judy Haner, discusses opportunities for successful restoration projects in the Gulf of Mexico.