Category Archives for Rewilding Initiatives

Iberá National Park Established by Argentine Congress

Image (c)  Tompkins Conservation website, News PRESS RELEASE December 5, 2018 — Buenos Aires, Argentina Iberá National Park Established by Argentine Congress New combined protected area forms largest nature park in Argentina On December 5, 2018, the Congress of Argentina passed legislation approving the creation of Iberá National Park, located in northeastern Argentina, ensuring the long-term […]

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The Killing Roads

By Sandra Coveny “Looking at life from a different perspective makes you realize that it’s not the deer that is crossing the road, rather it’s the road that is crossing the forest.” – Muhammad Ali Roads take their toll Over one million animals will die on US roads today. Over one million animals will die […]

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Split Rock Wildway, Part Three:  Half Way Home

By John Davis, Rewilding Earth editor, Split Rock Wildway steward As with so many wildlife connection efforts around the country, protection of Split Rock Wildway is far from complete.  Judging by the teachings of the Wildlands Network, Rewilding Institute, and Keeping Track, for the long-term viability of this vital wildlife corridor, about 15,000 continuous acres […]

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Split Rock Wildway, Part Two:  Adirondack Park’s Most Diverse Wildlife Corridor

By John Davis, Rewilding Earth editor, Split Rock Wildway steward A mother Black Bear with cubs waking from winter hibernation beneath a snow-covered spruce/fir thicket in the Adirondack Mountains of northern New York may serve her family well by leading her young down and east toward the fertile, equable Champlain Valley, on the west coast […]

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Split Rock Wildway, Part One:  Emplacing a Piece of the Atlantic/Appalachian Wildway

By John Davis, Rewilding Earth editor, Split Rock Wildway steward It takes a community to save a corridor; it takes a movement to save a continental wildway.  One of The Rewilding Institute’s focal areas, Split Rock Wildway, in New York’s Adirondack Park, exemplifies how a landscape may regain its Fishers, River Otters, Black Bears, Bobcats, […]

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