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    • Service’s Fallen Comrades Memorial

    • Service’s Fallen Comrades Memorial
    • Work of the Service; Memorial; Art; History;
    • Inscription for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Fallen Comrades Memorial: In tribute to the men and women of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service who died protecting America's natural resources. We honor them and remember their sacrifice for...
    • Sand dunes

    • Sand dunes
    • Wildlife refuges; Water management; Coastal environments; Coastal restoration; Coastal zone management; Scenics;
    • The dunes serve as the first line of defense against storm surges, protecting the other wildlife habitats from being lost to salt water intrusion. The dunes and adjacent area serve as important nesting habitat for the threatened piping plover and...
    • Rocky Cliffs along Togiak National Wildlife Refuge Coast

    • Rocky Cliffs along Togiak National Wildlife Refuge Coast
    • Scenics; Landscapes; Coastline; Ocean; Wildlife refuges; Togiak National Wildlife Refuge; Togiak Gallery
    • Rocky cliffs line the southwestern coast of Togiak Refuge providing nesting areas for up to 1.5 million seabirds and protecting isolated beaches ideal for marine mammal haulouts.
    • Pond Rehabilitation Project

    • Pond Rehabilitation Project
    • Ponds; Fish hatcheries; Work of the Service; Equipment;
    • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to help to complete upgrades at Inks Dam National Fish hatchery. Upgrades will allow the hatchery to breed more fish, harvest the fish...
    • Main Water Pipeline Involved in Pond Rehabilitation Project

    • Main Water Pipeline Involved in Pond Rehabilitation Project
    • Ponds; Fish hatcheries; Work of the Service; Equipment;
    • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to help to complete upgrades at Inks Dam National Fish hatchery. Upgrades will allow the hatchery to breed more fish, harvest the fish...
    • Pond Rehabilitation Project

    • Pond Rehabilitation Project
    • Ponds; Fish hatcheries; Work of the Service; Equipment;
    • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to help to complete upgrades at Inks Dam National Fish hatchery. Upgrades will allow the hatchery to breed more fish, harvest the fish...
    • Pond Rehabilitation Project

    • Pond Rehabilitation Project
    • Ponds; Fish hatcheries; Work of the Service; Equipment;
    • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to help to complete upgrades at Inks Dam National Fish hatchery. Upgrades will allow the hatchery to breed more fish, harvest the fish...
    • Pond Rehabilitation Project

    • Pond Rehabilitation Project
    • Ponds; Fish hatcheries; Work of the Service; Equipment;
    • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to help to complete upgrades at Inks Dam National Fish hatchery. Upgrades will allow the hatchery to breed more fish, harvest the fish...
    • Pond Rehabilitation Project

    • Pond Rehabilitation Project
    • Ponds; Fish hatcheries; Work of the Service; Equipment;
    • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to help to complete upgrades at Inks Dam National Fish hatchery. Upgrades will allow the hatchery to breed more fish, harvest the fish...
    • Pond Rehabilitation Project

    • Pond Rehabilitation Project
    • Ponds; Fish hatcheries; Work of the Service; Equipment;
    • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to help to complete upgrades at Inks Dam National Fish hatchery. Upgrades will allow the hatchery to breed more fish, harvest the fish...
    • Pond Rehabilitation Project

    • Pond Rehabilitation Project
    • Ponds; Fish hatcheries; Work of the Service; Equipment;
    • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to help to complete upgrades at Inks Dam National Fish hatchery. Upgrades will allow the hatchery to breed more fish, harvest the fish...
    • Pond Rehabilitation Project

    • Pond Rehabilitation Project
    • Ponds; Fish hatcheries; Work of the Service; Equipment;
    • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to help to complete upgrades at Inks Dam National Fish hatchery. Upgrades will allow the hatchery to breed more fish, harvest the fish...
    • Main Water Pipeline Involved in Pond Rehabilitation Project

    • Main Water Pipeline Involved in Pond Rehabilitation Project
    • Ponds; Fish hatcheries; Work of the Service;
    • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has received funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to help to complete upgrades at Inks Dam National Fish hatchery. Upgrades will allow the hatchery to breed more fish, harvest the fish...
    • Western Grebe

    • Western Grebe
    • History; Habitat conservation; Migratory birds; Birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges; Waterfowl;
    • By photographing Klamath Marsh in 1905 Finley and Bohlman were able to influence President Roosevelt to declare Klamath a bird refuge in 1908 thus protecting the Grebe's from plume hunters that were destroying Grebe colonies.
    • Nest site in Klamath Marsh

    • Nest site in Klamath Marsh
    • History; Birds; Photography; Habitat conservation; Wildlife refuges;
    • Hand painted glass slide of a nest site in Klamath Marsh taken by Finley and Bohlman during a 1905 visit to Klamath. Finley and Bohlman's photographs of the area in 1905 would later help in protecting bird populations from plume hunting by...
    • FWS Employees Check Alligator

    • FWS Employees Check Alligator
    • Florida Panther NWR; Florida; Endangered species; Reptiles; FWS Employees (USFWS); Resource management
    • Although it was established to protect the endangered Florida Panther, many plants and animals inhabit the Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge. Protecting the ecosystem that the Florida Panther calls home requires Service employees to...
    • First annual Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

    • First annual Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival
    • Events; Shorebirds; Education; Environmental education; Connecting people with nature;
    • Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival was started in 1993, when several concerned citizens decided that education was the key to protecting habitat important to migrating shorebirds.
    • Over-grazed cattle pasture

    • Over-grazed cattle pasture
    • Environmental Sciences; Agricultural ecosystems; Agriculture; Animal industry; Farms and farming; Mammals; Overgrazing; Ranching;
    • Large herd of cattle on rocky hillside of over-grazed pasture with fence in foreground protecting more lush plant growth.
    • Black-Footed Ferret Research Facility

    • Black-Footed Ferret Research Facility
    • Endangered species;Partnerships;Wildlife restoration;
    • This photo was taken at Black-Footed Ferret Recovery Program in Colorado. The black-footed ferret is considered to be the rarest mammal in North America. In 1988, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service developed the "Black-footed Ferret Recovery Plan"...

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