This report addresses one of the recommendations as outlined by the Conserving the Future: Wildlife Refuges and the Next Generation, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s 21st century strategic vision for the National Wildlife Refuge System. It...
Landscape conservation cooperatives (LCCs) are forums for partnerships that allow a region’s private, state and federal conservation infrastructure to operate as a system rather than as independent entities. LCCs are applied conservation science...
The Cooperator Science Series was initiated in 2013. Its purpose is to facilitate the archiving and retrieval of research project reports resulting primarily from investigations supported by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), particularly...
Wildlife viewing; Connecting people with nature; Habitat conservation; Landscape conservation; Wildlife refuges; Roads; Transportation
America’s Byways™ provide
opportunities to experience the beauty,
histor y, and natural heritage of our
country. The mission and goals of the
National Scenic Byways Program are
consistent with those of the National
Wildlife Refuge System.
As part of the Natural Resource
Program Center (Center), the Inventory
and Monitoring initiative (I&M) will
assist local managers and staff on
National Wildlife Refuges by providing
standardized, peer-reviewed scientific
protocols and data to...
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's Partners for Fish and Wildlife program offers technical and financial assistance to private landowners interested in voluntarily restoring wetlands and other habitats on their land. The program supports the...
Work of the Service; Conservation; Land development; Landscape conservation; Policies;
The purpose of this brochure is to introduce some of the landowners who are using two innovative conservation tools: Safe Harbor Agreements and Candidate Conservation Agreements with Assurances. Although these tools only came into use within the...
Map showing where to restore natural communities developed to support avian conservation by the CHJV. When combined with other CHJV decision support tools, this map can estimate extent of habitat restoration opportunity.