This picture shows an immature Bald eagle stealing a fish from the adult, which is a common occurrence in the Winter. Picture was taken at Rock Island County, Illinois, along the Upper Mississippi River.
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As a SCEP student and Visitor Services Park Ranger for Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Lionel Grant is responsible for the creation and implementation of environmental education programming. He is charged with the task of finding ways to...
Clarence Cannon NWR, Annada, Missouri: Clarence Cannon National Wildlife Refuge is a unit of the Mark Twain National Wildlife Refuge near Quincy, Illinois. It is located along the Mississippi River north of St. Louis. Although riverboats still...
Three Works Progress Administration employees pause and pose in the bottomland of Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge as survey work and the placement of boundary markers continues along the 264-mile Federal refuge. The WPA...
Inspectors clear legal imports and
exports, and stop shipments that
violate the law. They make sure that
wildlife imports and exports are
accompanied by the required permits
and licenses, and verify that the
contents of shipments match the
State endangered in Illinois and Ohio. Individual white orchid blossoms on green stemmed plant; also called White lady's slipper. For additional resources about wildflowers visit the National Plants Database http://plants.usda.gov/.
State endangered in Illinois and Ohio. Single white orchid blossoms on individual green plants also called White lady's slipper and Showy lady's slipper. For additional resources about wildflowers visit the National Plants Database...
Resources and Contacts
For information about cooperative conservation
opportunities, contact the U. S. Fish and Wildlife
Service office for your State.
( Region 1)
Endangered Species Program Office
1- 503- 231- 6118
www. fws. gov/...
A closeup view of a fanshell mussel found in the Ohio River near Williamstown, WV. On June 21, 1990 the fanshell was designated as endangered throughout its entire range in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia, and West...