02 Aug '11, 8pm

#Wildlife Bears Heavy Burden Under Debt Ceiling Deal

“The deal to resolve the Congressional debt ceiling crisis and avoid the catastrophe of a national default is clearly a relief for America. But moving forward, members of Congress must remember the heavier a burden our conservation programs are forced to bear in the short term, the higher a risk we face in the long term - not just in higher public health costs, but in jeopardizing the wildlife and special places that generations of Americans have protected and handed down to their children and grandchildren.”

Full article: http://www.nwf.org/News-and-Magazines/Media-Center/News-b...

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