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    • Western tanager

    • animals; aves; Birds; Birds; Deshutes National Forests; Oregon; passerines; neotropical migrant; Migratory birds
    • First recorded on the Lewis and Clark expedition (1803-1806), the Western tanager prefers open forested areas at low elevations. The male has a vivid colored red head, bright yellow body with striking black wings and tail.
    • Waterfowl in flight at Izembek National Wildlife Refuge

    • Waterfowl; Wildlife refuges; Landscape photography;
    • Izembek National Wildlife Refuge lies between the highly productive waters of the Bering Sea and the Gulf of Alaska. Within the heart of the Refuge is Izembek Lagoon, a 30-mile long and 5-mile wide coastal ecosystem that contains one of the world's...
    • Warden Paul Kroegel

    • first refuge manager; Pelican Island NWR; Florida; pelican; refuge centennial; History
    • Paul Kroegel (1864 - 1948) was an early “bureaucrat” in name only, and was one of those “characters” that had history not produced him, he would have been invented. A boatbuilder and German immigrant from Chemnitz, Germany who arrived in...
    • Wage Grade Dedication ceremony

    • Work of the Service; Wildlife refuges; Wage Grade Occupations; Exhibits; Ceremonies;
    • Visitors to the National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, WV have a new display that chronicles the history of wage grade work going back to the nation’s first National Wildlife Refuge, Pelican Island.
    • Village of Cold Bay at Izembek National Wildlife Refuge

    • Wildlife Refuges; Villages; Tundra; Rural environments; Ponds; Aerial photography;
    • Izembek National Wildlife Refuge lies between the highly productive waters of the Bering Sea and the Gulf of Alaska. Within the heart of the Refuge is Izembek Lagoon, a 30-mile long and 5-mile wide coastal ecosystem that contains one of the world's...
    • USFWS Southeast Regional Director Cindy Dohner

    • Oil spills; Employees (USFWS); Reptiles; Relocation;
    • July 12, 2010 Gulf Shores, AL - Regional Director Cindy Dohner looks on as the eggs she carried to the FedEx van are driven away - the first leg of their journey. Alabama's first sea turtle nest to transfer to Kennedy Space Center on the Atlantic...
    • Tundra with mountains in background at Izembek Natiional Wildlife Refuge

    • Panoramics; Wildlife refuges; Tundra; Mountains; Landscape photography;
    • Izembek National Wildlife Refuge lies between the highly productive waters of the Bering Sea and the Gulf of Alaska. Within the heart of the Refuge is Izembek Lagoon, a 30-mile long and 5-mile wide coastal ecosystem that contains one of the world's...
    • Tundra at Izembek National Wildlife Refuge

    • Wildlife Refuges; Tundra; Mountains; Wilderness; Aerial photography;
    • Izembek National Wildlife Refuge lies between the highly productive waters of the Bering Sea and the Gulf of Alaska. Within the heart of the Refuge is Izembek Lagoon, a 30-mile long and 5-mile wide coastal ecosystem that contains one of the world's...
    • Tundra at Izembek National Wildlife Refuge

    • Wildlife Refuges; Tundra; Vegetation; Landscape photography;
    • Izembek National Wildlife Refuge lies between the highly productive waters of the Bering Sea and the Gulf of Alaska. Within the heart of the Refuge is Izembek Lagoon, a 30-mile long and 5-mile wide coastal ecosystem that contains one of the world's...
    • Tundra at Izembek National Wildlife Refuge

    • Wildlife Refuges; Tundra; Vegetation; Landscape photography;
    • Izembek National Wildlife Refuge lies between the highly productive waters of the Bering Sea and the Gulf of Alaska. Within the heart of the Refuge is Izembek Lagoon, a 30-mile long and 5-mile wide coastal ecosystem that contains one of the world's...
    • Tufted puffin

    • History; Birds; Migratory birds; Marine birds; Wildlife refuges; Photography;
    • A hand painted glass slide of a tufted puffin taken by Finley and Bohlman at Three Arch Rocks during a 1903 vist. Three Arch Rocks would later become the west coast first bird refuge in 1907.
    • Tufted puffin

    • History; Birds; Migratory birds; Marine birds; Wildlife refuges; Photography;
    • A hand painted glass slide of a tufted puffin taken by Finley and Bohlman at Three Arch Rocks during a 1903 vist. Three Arch Rocks would later become the west coast first bird refuge in 1907. Under the Model Bird Law Finley was able to end sea bird...
    • Transporting Gila Trout into 55 Gallon Drum

    • Threatened species; Fisheries management; Fishes; Fishing; Biologists (USFWS);
    • Jeremy Voeltz, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service fishery biologist for the Arizona Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office, transports native Gila trout into 55-gallon drums that will flown up the Pinalenos Mountains to Frye Creek by helicopter as...
    • Three Arch Rocks

    • History; Birds; Marine birds; Migratory birds; Wildlife refuges; Photography;
    • Common Murres on the left and Brandt's Cormorant on the right at Three Arch Rocks, 1903. Finley and Bohlman's photographs of the area would later help Three Arch Rocks become the west coast's first bird refuge in 1907.
    • Three Arch Rocks

    • Birds; History; Coastal environments; Habitat conservation; Photography; Scenics; Wildlife refuges;
    • Coast line at Three Arch Rocks. Three arch rocks became the first bird refuge on the west coast in 1907 with help of photographs taken by Finley and Bohlman of the area in 1903.
    • Three Arch Rocks

    • Birds; History; Coastal environments; Habitat conservation; Photography; Scenics; Wildlife refuges;
    • Three Arch Rocks. Three arch rocks became the first bird refuge on the west coast in 1907 with help of photographs taken by Finley and Bohlman of the area in 1903.
    • Take A Child Fishing

    • Sport Fishing; Rainbow Trout; Outdoors; Recreation; Family; Kenai National Wildlife Refuge
    • A four year old Alaska youth poses with his first fish. The 17 inch rainbow give him quite a time as it made several long runs, jumped a foot or more into the air many times and then dove for the bottom. The youngster still talks of the fish and...
    • Short-tailed Albatross Nesting at Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge

    • Birds; Marine birds; Endangered species; Islands; Wildlife refuges;
    • Short-tailed albatross nesting (middle of image) for the first time at Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge. The two decoys on either side have been used (along with others and accompanying taped bird calls) on Eastern Island for several years to...

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