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News Give a gift on the wild side!

Gift ideas for the wildlife enthusiast on your list.
12/01/2022
  • Division of Fisheries and Wildlife
masswildlife publications make a great gift

Now is the time of year to think about the outdoor or wildlife enthusiast on your holiday list—consider the following wildlife-related gifts available from MassWildlife.

MassWildlife Publications

  • A 2-year subscription to Massachusetts Wildlife magazine ($10) delivers eight full-color issues of the Commonwealth’s best wildlife publication. The magazine is packed with award-winning articles and photos on the environment, conservation, fishing, hunting, natural history, and just about everything related to the outdoors in Massachusetts. Subscribe by mail or online.
  • MassWildlife offers Massachusetts-specific field guides including Guides to Amphibians and Reptiles and Animals of Vernal Pools. Order MassWildlife publications.


Charitable Donations

For the person who has everything, make a donation in his or her name to support one of the following:

  • NEW: MassWildlife's Hunters Share the Harvest Program provides an opportunity for hunters to donate and share wild game meat like venison with Massachusetts residents in need. Anyone can help financially support the program to cover the cost of meat processing and packaging. A donation of $25 will provide about 50 servings of meat for families in need! Donate online through the the Massachusetts Outdoor Heritage Foundation.
  • The Wildlands Fund is dedicated to acquiring and conserving important wildlife habitat open to wildlife-related recreation.
    To donate: Send the honoree’s name with a check payable to Comm. of Mass–Wildlands Fund
    Mail to: MassWildlife, 251 Causeway Street, Suite 400, Boston, MA 02114
  • The Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Fund supports protection of the 400+ animals and plants listed under the Massachusetts Endangered Species Act.
    To donate: Send the honoree’s name with a check payable to Comm. of MA–NHESP
    Mail to: MassWildlife, NHESP, 1 Rabbit Hill Road, Westborough, MA 01581

Division of Fisheries and Wildlife 

MassWildlife is responsible for the conservation of freshwater fish and wildlife in the Commonwealth, including endangered plants and animals. MassWildlife restores, protects, and manages land for wildlife to thrive and for people to enjoy.

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