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Amy Baird 1
Amy serves as the Associate Director for Big Life Foundation USA. She first became interested in conservation issues upon reading Douglas H. Chadwick’s  The Fate of the Elephant for a book report in middle school, and she made a commitment to dedicate her energy to conservation and environmental protection from there on out.
 
Upon graduating cum laude from the University of the Pacific with a B.A. in Global Economic Relations, Amy launched into a career in conservation. After four years defending marine wildlife with the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, she shifted gears to regional issues in the Pacific Northwest, first with the Save our Wild Salmon Coalition and most recently with Renewable Northwest. Amy volunteers on the Board for the Oregon Chapter of the Sierra Club and enjoys hiking and camping in the Northwest’s beautiful wilderness areas. She lives in Portland, Oregon and can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
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RANGER OF THE MONTH: JANUARY 2016

It’s hard to think straight when you’ve got a lion on your roof, but a warrior’s spear had already glanced off the car and Seiko had to act fast. He put his foot down and the little Suzuki 4x4 went crashing through the… Read More
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