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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As more and more people move to Alabama and the economy expands, so does the demand for fresh water. Learn what we're doing to ensure that Alabama has a plan for our water resources.
The Alabama seasonal fire crew is on duty and on track to break records this year. The Nature Conservancy works to maintain fire’s role where it benefits people and nature.
Find out how you can Use Your Outside Voice to help make sure the most successful conservation program in state history can continue.
View our success stories from the past 25 years!
Alabama's Director of Marine and Freshwater Programs, Judy Haner, discusses opportunities for successful restoration projects in the Gulf of Mexico.
See how oyster restoration projects funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act have protected Alabama's shorelines and created jobs.