OMG Hosts Art Class Fundraiser

Carter and Olivia just held their first Art Class Fundraiser and we wish to send a special thanks to Kathleen Brewer.  Owner and artist extraordinaire of the famed “ArtWorks On The Square” in Fayetteville GA.

Awesome Endangered Species Video

Posted on Aug 15, 2010 in Articles, Video

Hi everyone, this is Olivia.  Carter and I saw this video and absolutely love it.  Check it out and let us know what you think.

OMG Hosts Gecko Event at Fernbank Museum

Posted on Aug 8, 2010 in Articles, OMG Educational Programs, OMG News

We just finished a great event at the lovely Fernbank Museum.  The Gecko event was filled with families from all over the US who enjoyed the Gecko exhibit, as well as, all the the great presentations held by various local organizations.  OMG was invited to help educate the visitors on the plight of the endangered […]

OMG Joins Zoo Atlanta Program

OMG, or One More Generation, founded by Fayetteville’s Carter and Olivia Ries, took part in the Saturday for Snakes program at Zoo Atlanta.  The activities took place Saturday July 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  OMG was among the snake experts and snake conservation groups in celebration of these remarkable vertebrates.

Endangered Bees in the UK

Posted on Jul 28, 2010 in Articles
Endangered Bees in the UK

Jan-15-2011 – Update to original post from Jul-28-2010: We just came across this article which also has a petition we think everyone should consider supporting.

OMG Hosts Reptile Day at Fernbank Museum

OMG was invited to participate in the 2010 Reptile Day at the famed Fernbank Museum of Natural History in Atlanta on Saturday July 10th from 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM. 

OMG Outreach Program

Posted on Jul 2, 2010 in Articles, OMG Educational Programs, OMG News

Carter and Olivia recently held their Educational Outreach Program for the gifted students from the Xanadu Group at Parkside Elementary School. Students learned all about endangered species and even had an opportunity to play the new OMG Flip Card Game which Carter and Olivia created specifically so they could make learning about endangered species fun and […]

Rattlesnake Roundups

Posted on Jul 1, 2010 in Articles, Petitions, Rattlesnakes
Rattlesnake Roundups

Rattlesnake Roundups” are contests calling for hunters to bring in as many snakes as they can catch in a year, at which point the snakes are slaughtered and sold for skin and meat. Seven states still host these killing contests: Alabama, Georgia, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

Make or break year for earth’s species

Posted on Jun 26, 2010 in Orangutans

Biodiversity | 18.01.2010 Orangutans are just one of the more visible species at risk of extinction in the wild.

Gulf Coast Seabird Rescue – Supply Request

Posted on Jun 22, 2010 in Environmental Conservation, OMG News, Sea Turtles

Dear Loyal Supporters, We are in need of some assistance.  We are attempting to collect crucial supplies to help with the Seabird/Animal rescue in the gulf. 

OMG Video

Posted on Jun 21, 2010 in Articles, Video

Click on either of the video links to access our OMG Educational Video.  The first one is what we have on YouTube and the second one (scroll down to view) is for all our Overseas visitors.  Please help spread the word by liking this video on YouTube and sharing it with your friends: [youtube 60plQRy_4L8] This version […]

OMG in the News – Gulf Oil Spill Cleanup

Posted on Jun 21, 2010 in OMG News, Sea Turtles

Check out the latest initiative with which One More Generation is involved as reported by 11 Alive news in Atlanta:

Pandas

Posted on Jun 10, 2010 in Articles
Pandas

I know everyone thinks pandas are cute and cuddly… and so do we.  There are some who claim that we as a society have done too much to help these animals. Some try to claim that the millions of dollars spent on saving these creatures could have been better spent on things benefiting the human race as […]

Mountain Gorilla

Posted on Jun 10, 2010 in Articles
Mountain Gorilla

OMG, did you know… the gorilla’s only known enemies are leopards and humans. Crocodiles are potentially dangerous to lowland gorillas. In western Africa, gorillas are commonly hunted for meat or in retaliation for crop raiding, but in eastern Africa they have been the victims of snares and traps set for antelope and other animals. Poachers […]

15th CITES Conference Coverage

Posted on May 31, 2010 in Articles, Video

Coverage of the 15th meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) two weeks of debate and voting on trade in endangered animals. From tuna to elephants, from tigers to sharks, 23,000 species come under the spotlight. [youtube 4JWi-iyrDAo]