As WWF's 2022 Living Planet Report makes clear, nature is approaching a tipping point and we have no time to waste. Wildlife populations have plummeted by 69% on average in just the past five decades. These are stunning declines.
One of the most influential and immediate things the US government can do is bring new resources to help developing countries protect their biodiversity. With only a few weeks remaining in the current Congress, lawmakers have yet to pass bills needed to fund the federal government for the coming year, including ones that would significantly increase funding for programs that support global nature conservation.
Tell your Members of Congress you want them to pass the FY23 funding bills before the end of the year and to include the largest possible increases for programs that support the conservation of nature and biodiversity globally.
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