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    • From the Secretary

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    • 4 Dear Citizens: This booklet provides information for citizen stewards and landowners, who embody President Bush’s vision of cooperative conservation— a vision built upon innovation, local ideas, inspiration and incentives, and on- the- ground...
    • Frank Beals and W.A. Elkins on Kodiak

    • Wildlife refuges; Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge; Work of Service; Personnel; ARLIS; Alaska
    • "Jeep used for patrol on east side of [Kodiak] island where there is a good road. Kalsin Bay in background." Frank Beals and W. A. Elkins of FWS office, Juneau.
    • King Island Eskimos carving ivory near Nome

    • Native Americans; Crafts;
    • "The Pribilof Report 1949" King Island Eskimo men plying their ivory carving craft beneath their skin umiaks on the beach near Nome where they have a summer camp. Only the simplest of hand tools are used for carving the walrus ivory tusks.
    • King Island Eskimos Carving Ivory Near Nome

    • Native Americans; Crafts; Ivory Carving; ARLIS; Alaska
    • "The Pribilof Report 1949" King Island Eskomos plying their ivory carving craft beneath their skin umiaks on the beach near Nome where they have a summer camp. Only the simplest of hand tools are used for carving the walrus ivory tusks.
    • California condor

    • History; Endangered species; Birds; Birds of prey; Perching birds; Photography;
    • A condor perching on a dead snag above its nesting site near Los Angeles. "The old pine where the condor perched had fallen to decay. An automobile road now curves up the mountain above Eaton Canyon. The condor family pictured in these pages have...
    • Fisher

    • Mammals; Wildlife viewing;
    • A fisher is photographed at night while trying to take bait. Fishers are opportunistic predators that hunt exclusively in forested habitats where prey is abundant and vulnerable to capture. Their diverse diet includes birds, porcupines, snowshoe...
    • Howling with the wolves!

    • Adults; Artifacts; Captive breeding; Celebrations; Children; Connecting people with nature; Crafts; Education; Education outreach; Emblems; Employees (USFWS); Endangered species; Environmental education; Habitat conservation; History;...
    • A group of children and adults take part in the wolf howling at night presentation, where they get to actually howl with the wolves on the refuge.
    • Black-crowned night heron

    • Birds; Waterfowl;
    • A juvenile black-crowned night heron standing on tree limb. At sunset, when most herons are flying toward their roosting places, the black-crowned herons are leaving the trees where they have spent the day scattering over the marshes to feed. By...
    • Gila Trout Transport

    • Threatened species; Fisheries management; Fishes; Fishing;
    • A Papillon helicopter carries a 55-gallon drum of native Gila trout up to Frye Creek on Feb. 23, 2011 in the Pinalenos Mountains of Arizona where the fish will be stocked. The project, funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, created...
    • Aerial view showing many waterways

    • Scenics; Landscape photography; Wildlife refuges; Mountains; Wetlands; Water management;
    • Aerial view showing many waterways at Selawik NWR. In a remote corner of northwestern Alaska lies Selawik Refuge, a special place of extreme climate, free-flowing rivers, and abundant wildlife. Here where the boreal forest of Interior Alaska meets...
    • Navigating the channel: salmon's exit from the hatchery

    • Fish hatcheries; Fisheries management; Fishes;
    • After being removed from a Hatchery raceway where they have spent the past few months, Tule Fall Chinook salmon pre-smolts swim down this channel, out the Hatchery intake pipe their parents entered six months ago, and enter the Columbia River.
    • Tribal biologist monitor Elk's health before release

    • Partnerships; Monitoring; Tagging; Mammals;
    • Animals are tested for diseases, parasites, sex, age and overall health. Data collected from the GPS collars identify where the animals live and their migration patterns. The USFWS has a long history of working with Native American governments in...
    • Black-crowned night heron

    • Wading birds; Birds; Waterfowl;
    • At sunset when most herons are flying toward their roosting places, the black-crowned night herons are leaving the trees where they have spent the day scattering over the marshes to feed. By foraging at night, these birds avoid competition with...
    • Black-crowned night heron

    • Wading birds; Birds; Waterfowl;
    • At sunset when most herons are flying toward their roosting places, the black-crowned night herons are leaving the trees where they have spent the day scattering over the marshes to feed. By foraging at night, these birds avoid competition with...
    • Flooded road becomes boat path

    • Floods; Natural disasters; Wildlife refuges; Boats; Employees (USFWS);
    • Bald Knob National Wildlife Refuge Manager Robert Alexander Uses a Boat to Travel Where Cars Normally Drive
    • Bethel homes and cemetery

    • Villages; Wildlife refuges; Buildings, facilities and structures
    • Bethel is the town where the Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge (YUDE) office is located.
    • Dudley Bluffs twinpod flowers and ant

    • Plants; Threatened species;
    • Both the Dudley Bluffs bladderpod (Physaria congesta or Lesquerella congesta) and the Dudley Bluffs twinpod (Physaria obcordata) are rare members of the Brassicaceae (mustard) family. Dudley Bluffs bladderpod is an extremely small cushion plant...
    • Dudley Bluffs twinpod habitat

    • Plants; Threatened species;
    • Both the Dudley Bluffs bladderpod (Physaria congesta or Lesquerella congesta) and the Dudley Bluffs twinpod (Physaria obcordata) are rare members of the Brassicaceae (mustard) family. Dudley Bluffs bladderpod is an extremely small cushion plant...

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