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    • 2012 Annual Report: youth in the great outdoors

    • Work of the Service; Youth; Education outreach; Environmental education; Volunteers; Connecting people with nature; Employees (USFWS); Leisure activities; Partnerships;
    • Engaging, educating, and employing our nation’s youth in conservation are major priorities for the Department of the Interior (Department), and in 2009 the Youth in the Great Outdoors (YGO) initiative was established.
    • 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.
    • Exhibit at 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 will have a new display to view in the Conservation Museum beginning Monday, March 24, 2014. It chronicles the history of wage grade work going back to the nation’s first...
    • Rachel Carson: a conservation legacy

    • Work of the Service; Wildlife management; Wildlife refuges; Conservation; Conservation science; Writing;
    • May 27, 2007 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Rachel Carson, one of the world’s foremost leaders in conservation. Her work as an educator, scientist and writer revolutionized America’s interest in environmental issues.
    • Conserving the nature of America

    • Work of the Service; Wildlife management; History
    • This is a brochure that describes the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, including a brief history of the Service as well as continuing work to help wildlife conservation.
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    • Work of the Service; Wildlife management
    • This brochure describes the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, including a brief history of the Service as well as continuing work to help support wildlife conservation efforts.
    • Biologist Paul Fischer

    • Work of the Service; Personnel; Employees (USFWS); Snow; History; Ice;
    • Paul Fischer, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service fisheries biologist, uses hand auger to bore a hole in the ice on the Tanana River so an underwater TV camera can be lowered. Art Libraries Society (ARLIS)
    • Cabin remains on Cross Island

    • Work of the Service; Personnel; Employees (USFWS); History
    • Black and white image enscribed: "Jim Bartonek, Cross Island, Beaufort Sea, north of Sagavanirktok River. Eider nests in this cabin in 1969." Trapper's cabin made of large, vertically-placed logs with plank roof originally covered with sod. Note:...
    • 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...
    • Conservation Legacy

    • Work of the Service; History; Recreation; Wildlife management
    • This is a report that describes various programs successfully implemented and various tasks completed, by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service through the Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Programs, Division of Federal Assistance. Articles include...
    • Conservation profiles: landowners help imperiled wildlife

    • Work of the Service; Conservation; Land development; Landscape conservation; Policies;
    • The purpose of this brochure is to introduce some of the landowners who are using two innovative conservation tools: Safe Harbor Agreements and Candidate Conservation Agreements with Assurances. Although these tools only came into use within the...
    • Canada geese and banding

    • Work of the Service; Birds; Waterfowl; Employees (USFWS); Personnel; Biologists (USFWS); History
    • Black and white image of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service personnel at Glacier Bay banding Canada Geese in net traps. Note: ARLIS
    • Agency overview: conserving the nature of America

    • Work of the Service;
    • This is a fact sheet describing the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. It briefly describes the mission and history of the Service and the Service's current conservation work and plans for the future.
    • Visitor at the Herbert H. Bateman Educational and Administrative Center

    • Wildlife refuges; Work of the Service; Wildlife viewing; Tourism; Visitor services; Exhibits; Interpretation; Connecting people with nature;
    • The Herbert H. Bateman Educational and Administrative Center is an award-winning visitor center, which opened in October of 2003. There are a variety of exhibits in the visitor center about the history of the island and the refuge, and the plants...
    • Visitor looking at a shorebird exhibit

    • Wildlife refuges; Work of the Service; Wildlife viewing; Tourism; Visitor services; Exhibits; Interpretation; Connecting people with nature;
    • The Herbert H. Bateman Educational and Administrative Center is an award-winning visitor center, which opened in October of 2003. There are a variety of exhibits in the visitor center about the history of the island and the refuge, and the plants...
    • Visitors at the "Who Eats What" and "Meet the Little Guys" exhibits

    • Wildlife refuges; Work of the Service; Wildlife viewing; Tourism; Visitor services; Exhibits; Interpretation; Connecting people with nature;
    • The Herbert H. Bateman Educational and Administrative Center is an award-winning visitor center, which opened in October of 2003. There are a variety of exhibits in the visitor center about the history of the island and the refuge, and the plants...

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