Defenders of Wildlife

About Defenders of Wildlife

Defenders of Wildlife is a national, non-profit membership organization dedicated to the protection of all native wild animals and plants in their natural communities. Our employees work in an environment that is inclusive and honors each of our unique perspectives and backgrounds. We believe that the conservation of biological diversity is best advanced by the contributions of people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, beliefs and cultures. We strive toward a collective goal of including all people in the conservation of our Nation’s wildlife and wild places.


Marketing Intern

June 2018 - August 2018 Washington, DC
“I felt connected to the department and organization as a whole as everyone was passionate about the earth and the threat of climate change. ”

Defenders of Wildlife intern

May 2018 - August 2018 Sacramento, CA
“I enjoyed gaining insight into the politics of environmental protection. I spent days in the capital lobbeying for advancements in environmental protection and researched informtaion for cases. I learned the value of working to protect things that cannot necessarily protect themeselves. ”
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