The California Coastal Conservancy was awarded $1 million to help restore 438 acres of leveed grazing lands to a mosaic of open water, tidal channels, intertidal marsh, riparian woodland, and uplands. This project is part a larger effort being...
Hatchie National Wildlife Refuge; Tennesee; Resource management
SETTING BEAVER TRAP. Refuge personnel engage in a variety of habitat management activities ranging from habitat enhancement to pest control, including dealing with beavers whose activities may damage critical water control structures. Service...
Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge; Maryland; Resource management
CHECKING WEATHER STATION. Refuge employees monitor a wide variety of habitat conditions. Weather station monitoring at Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge in Maryland provides critical information for management decisions.
“ Conservation districts have long
advocated that natural resources
conservation must come from
voluntary, incentive- based approaches.
For species conservation, it is clear
that success lies in flexible tools and
incentives that promote...