Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for Friend of Wildlife Vol. 37 Issue 3, May/June 1990
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The importance of education is a cornerstone of the North Carolina Wildlife Federation philosophy. The Federation is looking at the environment in a much broader context than it has in the past, and is working to educate people how environmental issues affect what they like to do.
Eight North Carolina farms are currently participating in a special wildlife management project in which they are willing to modify farm operations to increase wildlife populations on their land. Each farm is managed to fulfill the needs of the landowners and also improve wildlife habitat.
The National Wildlife Week Essay Contest is open to all eighth-graders in North Carolina. This year’s winner is Marian Wilson from Boone. Her essay is about conserving natural resources and how people can make a difference.
North Carolina’s list of endangered and threatened species is growing, and the National Wildlife Federation will fund $10 million to help protect those species. More emphasis is being placed on aquatic wildlife species, which have been neglected for years.