Our Great Migrators

*NWNL thoughts prior to World Fish Migration Day-5/24.* Many are unaware of the exquisite sarabande of life personified by our migratory species: anadromous fish, birds, monarch butterflies, dragonflies and others. Most migratory species are threatened in one form or another during their annual passages by manmade impediments. Today, on expedition along the Snake River, NWNL…

National Climate Assessment is required reading for all

Today's New York Times front page - U.S. Climate Has Already Changed, Study Finds, Citing Heat and Floods NWNL has witnessed the effects of climate change over 8 years of expeditions to document watersheds in North America and Africa. From wading through flooded towns, running from hurricanes, interviewing farmers tackling long-term drought, trekking with pastoralists…

Feelin’ free on a raft…I mean, in a Prius rental car

"We said there warn't no home like a raft, after all. Other places do seem so cramped up and smothery, but a raft don't. You feel mighty free and easy and comfortable on a raft." - The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain NWNL Director Alison M. Jones is currently following the Mississippi River and…

NWNL highlights

• NWNL featured on the Live Green Be Green Blog! Read the article. • SEJ member and Environmental Journalist, Allie Wilkinson, reviews Blue Beyond Borders – A Sandy Benefit in which Alison M. Jones and other panelists examine water issues and climate change to raise over $4,500! • Check out pics from recent expeditions to…