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Follow one man's journey to photograph the world's rarest species.

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Joel and the Photo Ark

Joel and the Photo Ark

World-renowned National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore is on a mission to document every species in human care before they disappear—and to get people to care while there’s still time.


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Take a photo of a creature in your neck of the woods. Show your support by posting your animal pic using the hashtag #RarePBS.

Be pollinator-friendly

Plant local plants in your garden to help bees, birds, and other pollinators. Encourage others in your neighborhood to do the same.

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Reduce what you buy, reuse and repurpose what you do buy, and recycle what can't be repurposed.


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