David Mizejewski

David Mizejewski

David Mizejewski is a lifelong naturalist, animal lover, and self-professed "nature geek." He's a TV and radio personality, author, and blogger who uses his knowledge and enthusiasm to get people excited about joining the National Wildlife Federation in its mission to protect wildlife and connect with nature.

He hosted and co-produced Backyard Habitat on Animal Planet, a television series airing from 2005-2008 that showed people how to transform their yards and gardens into thriving habitats for birds and other local wildlife. David also appeared in an Animal Planet mini-series in April of 2007 called Springwatch U.S.A. that looked at the effect seasonal change has on wildlife from salamanders and flying squirrels to great horned owls and black bears.

He blogs on Animal Oddities for Animal Planet, and contributes to Huffington Post and NWF’s blog, Wildlife Promise.

David makes monthly appearances on NBC’s Today Show and is a regular guest on The Martha Stewart Show and ABC’s Good Morning America. He has also appeared on Chelsea Lately, The Wendy Williams Show, Access Hollywood Live, BET’s The Mo’Nique Show, Planet Green’s Renovation Nation; HGTV’s Gardening by the Yard and Curb Appeal; Sundance Channel’s Big Ideas for a Small Planet; The Weather Channel; Fox’s Mike and Juliet and America’s Newsroom, NBC’s iVillage Live; and CNN’s Headline News and Larry King Live.