A Wild Promise: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Endangered Species Act

A sage grouse illustration by Allen Crawford

Award-winning illustrator Allen Crawford spoke about A Wild Promise: An Illustrated Celebration of the Endangered Species Act. This book is a celebration of conservation, commitment, and compassion—a clarion call to continue to preserve and protect our living world. He was joined by Terry Tempest Williams, the renowned author of more than 20 nonfiction books, whose introductory essay to A Wild Promise is urgent and inspirational, lending voice and spirit to all endangered species.

These incredible creators discussed the importance of the Endangered Species Act and how we can protect countless species nationwide. The inspiring, persevering, and hopeful journeys of wildlife, pollinators, and plants came alive during this event with beautiful artwork and heartfelt storytelling.

Photo Credits
Illustration by Allen Crawford used with permission