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Organizations: U ‒ V ‒ W

Union of Concerned Scientists, 2 Brattle Square, Cambridge, MA 02238; http://www.ucsusa.org/ ; Phone: 617-547-5552.
 
WhaleNet, 200 The Riverway, Boston, MA 02215; www.whalenet.org or http://www.wheelock.edu/ .
 
Whooping Crane Conservation Association, 1393 Henderson Hwy., Breaux Bridge, LA 70517; http://www.whoopingcrane.com/ .
 
Wild Canid Survival and Research Center, Washington University’s Tyson Research Center, P.O. Box 760, Eureka, MO 63025; http://www.wolfsanctuary.org/ ; Phone: 636-938-5900. Wild Canid Center Review.
 
Wild Sentry, The Northern Rockies Ambassador Wolf Program, Inc., P.O. Box 172, Hamilton, MT 59840; www.bitterroot.net/wild ; Phone: 406-363-7291.
 
Wilderness Society, The, 1615 M St., NW, Washington, DC 20016; http://www.wilderness.org/ ; Phone: 1-800-THE-WILD. Wilderness, magazine.
 
Wildlife Connection, The, P.O. Box 719, Jasper, AR 72641; Phone: 502-524-2396. Education and rehabilitation.
 
Wildlife Conservation Society, Bronx Zoo/Wildlife Conservation Park, 2300 Southern Blvd., Bronx, NY 10460; http://www.bronxzoo.com/ ; Phone: 718-220-5100. Virtual tour and information on the programs of the Wildlife Conservation Society to preserve rainforests in the Congo; saving endangered species. Wildlife Conservation, bimonthly magazine by subscription and on newsstands; http://www.wildlifeconservation.org/ .
 
Wildlife Society, The, 5410 Grosvenor Ln., Bethesda, MD 20814; www.wildlife.org; Phone: 301-897-9770.
 
Wildlife Trust (formerly US partner of the Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust), 61 Route 9W, Palisades, NY 10964-8000; http://www.wildlifetrust.org/ ; Phone: 845-365-8337. On the Edge,
a quarterly magazine for members.
 
Wolf Education and Research Center, The, P.O. Box 217, Winchester, ID 83555; http://www.wolfcenter.org/ ; Phone: 208-924-6960.
 
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 360 Woods Hole Rd., Woods Hole, MA 02543-1541; http://www.whoi.edu/ ; Phone: 508-548-2219.
 
World Bird Sanctuary, P.O. Box 270270, St. Louis, MO 63127; http://www.worldbirdsanctuary.org/ ; Phone: 636-861-3225. Propagation and rehabilitation of exotic parrots and other birds.
 
World Conservation Monitoring Centre, 219c Huntingdon Rd., Cambridge CB3 0DL, United Kingdom; http://www.unep-wcmc.org/ ; Phone: 44 (0) 1223-277314. Affiliated with the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and World Wildlife Fund, it compiles information on endangered species and wildlife trade.
 
World Conservation Union: See International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN).
 
World Rainforest Movement, P.O. Box 1539, Montevideo 11000, Uruguay; www.chasque.apc.org/item ; Phone: +598-2-419-6292.
World Resources Institute, 10 G St., NE, Washington, DC 20002; www.wri.org; Phone: 202-729-7600.
 
World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA) Headquarters: 89 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7TP, United Kingdom; Phone: 44 (0) 20-7587-5000.
US: 34 Deloss St., Framingham, MA 01702; http://www.wspa-americas.org/ ; Phone: 508-879-8350. Animals International and The Protector, newsletters.
 
World Species List (many endangered species lists): www.envirolink.org/species .
 
World Wildlife Fund US, 1250 - 24th St., NW, P.O. Box 97180, Washington, DC 20090-7180; http://www.wwf.org/ ; Phone: 202-293-4800. Focus, newsletter; Living Planet, quarterly magazine.
 
Worldwatch Institute, 1776 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20036-1904; http://www.worldwatch.org/ ; Phone: 202-452-1999. State of the World and Worldwatch.
 
Worldwide Fund for Nature, Avenue du Mont-Blanc, 1196 Gland, Switzerland; http://www.panda.org/ ; Phone: +41-22-364-91-11.


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