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    • Fishes of the Middle West.

    • History; Fishes; Fisheries management; Employees (USFWS); Biologists (USFWS); Commercial fishing; Aquatic environments;
    • Original format booklet
    • A conversation with Stephen Potter

    • Education; Historic sites; History; Native Americans; Rivers and streams; Podcast; Public Lecture;
    • Stephen discusses his presentation "Aboriginal America and the Potomac Frontier, 1607-1676"
    • Jerry Lawhorn oral history narration

    • History; Biography; Aircraft; Aviation; Birds; Surveying;
    • Oral history narration by Jerry Lawhorn concerning the aircraft N-754, relaying the time, place and how it all evolved. At the time of the evolution of N-754, Jerry was employed with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Aircraft Division. His...
    • Jerry Lawhorn oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Aircraft; Aviation; Equipment; Migratory birds; Surveying
    • Oral history interview/narration with Jerry Lawhorn, pilot biologist, concerning the history of N-754, its conversion/adaptation by the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service for use in bird surveys. Transcribed from tape by: Mary E. Smith
    • Why save endangered species?

    • Habitat restoration; Habitat conservation; Environmental education; Endangered and/or threatened; 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...
    • Ron Furnetton oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Employees (USFWS); Flowering plants; Foliage; Forests; Forest fires; Grasses; Plants; Trees; Wilderness; Wildfires; Wildlife refuges;
    • Oral history interview with Ron Furnetton and George Gentry as interviewer.
    • Rhino horns

    • Wildlife management; Work of the Service;
    • Rising global demand for rhino horn – both for alleged medicinal value and ornamental use – has led to an epidemic of poaching in Africa, as well as theft and illegal trade in rhino horns from museums and private collections. Illegal...
    • Rhino horns

    • Animal industry; Water management; Wildlife restoration; Work of the Service;
    • Rising global demand for rhino horn – both for alleged medicinal value and ornamental use – has led to an epidemic of poaching in Africa, as well as theft and illegal trade in rhino horns from museums and private collections. Illegal...
    • FWS Biologists Study Eastern Box Turtles

    • Wertheimer National Wildlife Refuge; New York; Reptiles; Endangered and/or Threatened species
    • FWS BIOLOGISTS STUDY EASTERN BOX TURTLE. Service biologists study Eastern box turtles, prized for their small size and bright colors. International trade in the species to satisfy the demand for them as pets, combined with declining populations,...

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