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    • A talk with Nancy Langston

    • A talk with Nancy Langston
    • Biological control; Biologists (USFWS); Diseases; Environmental education; Farms and farming; Podcast; Public Lecture;
    • In 1941 the Food and Drug Administration approved the use of diethylstilbestrol (DES), the first synthetic chemical to be marketed as an estrogen and one of the first to be identified as a hormone disruptor—a chemical that mimics hormones. Its...
    • Why save endangered species?

    • Why save endangered species?
    • Habitat restoration; Habitat conservation; Environmental education; Endangered species; Employees (USFWS); Scientific personnel (USFWS);
    • Conservation actions carried out in the United States under the Endangered Species Act have been successful in preventing extinction for 99 percent of the species that are listed as endangered or threatened. However, species loss on a global scale...
    • The road back: endangered species recovery success with partners

    • The road back: endangered species recovery success with partners
    • Endangered species; Partnerships; Recovered; Work of the Service; Policies; History
    • This is dedicated to Mollie Beattie, the former Director of the Fish and Wildlife Service, who lost her personal struggle with brain cancer on June 27, 1996. During her three-year tenure as Director, Mollie challenged the Service to adopt an...
    • Florida panther recovery plan. Technical/agency draft.

    • Florida panther recovery plan. Technical/agency draft.
    • Endangered species; Wildlife management; Wildlife restoration; Reintroduction;
    • First recovery plan approved 12/7/1981. First revision approved June 1987. Second revision approved: 3/13/1995. The Florida panther is the last subspecies of Puma still surviving in the eastern United States. Historically occurring throughout the...
    • Judy M. Grover oral history transcript.

    • Judy M. Grover oral history transcript.
    • History; Biography; Personnel; Fish hatcheries;
    • Oral history interview with Judy Grover as interviewed by Mark Madison. From a ‘fish wife’ to the highest graded field position in her job series, Judy M. Grover moved 14 times literally covering the four corners of the U.S. with her husband...
    • Joe Richey oral history transcript

    • Joe Richey oral history transcript
    • History; Biography; Employees (USFWS); Surveying
    • Joe Richey oral history interview as conducted by Dorothe Norton. Joe Richey worked out of the Minneapolis Regional Office, Mid-West, in the engineering department.
    • Harry Sears oral history transcript

    • Harry Sears oral history transcript
    • History; Biography; Personnel; Wildlife refuges; Maintenance;
    • Harry Sears oral history interview with Thomas Goettel. It should be noted that at the time this interview was conducted, Mr. Sears was still an employee with the Fish and Wildlife Service.
    • Dick Myren oral history transcript

    • Dick Myren oral history transcript
    • History; Biography; Personnel; Fisheries management; Vehicles;
    • Dick Myren oral history interview with Jim King as interviewer. Note that this appears to be a supplement to Mr. Myren's original interview; here, he goes into greater detail about his expirences as a fisheries biologist in Alaska during the...
    • Cigar Daisey and Newman Merritt oral history transcript

    • Cigar Daisey and Newman Merritt oral history transcript
    • History; Biography; Aquatic birds; Birds; Boats; Coastal environments; Commercial fishing; Crustaceans; Fishes; Fishing; Game wardens; Human impacts; Hunting; Indigenous populations; Islands; Law enforcement; Overfishing; Places (Human-made);...
    • Oral history interview with Cigar Daisey and Newman Merritt with Dave Hall as interviewer. There are two other gentleman present. They are not identified, other than the fact that one of them is referred to as “Pete”. They are from North...

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