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The magnificent wildlife species and beautiful habitats depicted on these pages often transcend borders, a fact that only adds to their majesty. Unfortunately, often they are also threatened by problems that, by their very scale, make solutions seem beyond the grasp of one person or even individual nations.
Take the issues of global climate change, acid rain and mercury pollution of our waterways: All seem to defy individual or even national remedies. Yet our personal actions can make a tremendous difference and can affect local, state and even international initiatives to meet these global-scale challenges.
For example, NWF's new The Toll From Coal report (on the …