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    • Polar bear biologist labels blood samples

    • Mammals; Management; Wildlife management; Snow; Employees (USFWS); Biologists (USFWS); Endangered species;
    • A U.S Fish and Wildlife Service polar bear biologist labels blood samples taken from a bear under examination.
    • FWS employee rinses eggs

    • Fish hatcheries; Fisheries management; Fishes; Employees (USFWS); Service patch; Uniforms
    • A FWS employee rinses eggs at the Carson National Fish Hatchery. Rinsing the eggs aids in fertilization.
    • Nutria habitat

    • Ponds; Wetlands; Invasive species; Mammals; Rodents;
    • A typical nutria habitat at the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge.
    • Capturing nutria

    • Aquatic animals; Invasive species; Mammals; Rodents; Wildlife management; Trapping; Tagging;
    • A safe trap awaits a nutria to venture out of the water and investigate. The animals are trapped in order to tag them to better understand the habits of nutria and to control populations.
    • Nutria tags are prepared

    • Aquatic animals; Invasive species; Mammals; Rodents; Wildlife management; Trapping; Tagging; Biologists (USFWS);
    • Biologists prepare a tag for a nutria. The animals are trapped in order to tag them to better understand the habits of nutria and to prevent overpopulation.
    • Captured nutria awaits tagging

    • Aquatic animals; Invasive species; Mammals; Rodents; Wildlife management; Trapping; Tagging;
    • A nutria in a cage waits to get a tail tag. Tagging the animals will help biologists better understand the animal and prevent their spread.
    • Surviving Laysan albatross

    • Islands; Wildlife refuges; Wildlife impacts; Birds; Buildings, facilities and structures; Coastal environments; Marine birds; Weather impacts;
    • Laysan albatross chick survives after being washed over by tsunami wave. A tsunami generated by a powerful earthquake off the coast of Japan struck the refuge at 11:36 PM on Thursday, March 10th and continued for the next few hours. On March 15,...
    • Sign: Abernathy Fish Technology Center

    • Fish hatcheries; Fisheries management; Fishes; Signs;
    • This is an image of the Abernathy FishTechnology Center entrance sign. The mission of the Abernathy Fish Technology Center is to provide leadership in the scientifically based management of national fishery resources through development of new...
    • Abernathy Fish Technology Center scientist at work

    • Fish hatcheries; Fisheries management; Fishes; Employees (USFWS); Scientific personnel (USFWS); Work of the Service; Uniforms; Service patch;
    • Fish Biologist Richard Glenn from the Abernathy Fish Technology Center studies fish DNA with the help of a PCR machine. This device is used to amplify copies of DNA samples to assist the scientists in identifying genetic variations in fish...
    • Technician weighs a male scoter

    • Work of the Service; Employees (USFWS); Wildlife management; Tagging; Bird banding; Birds; Waterfowl; Aquatic environments;
    • Biological Technician Laura Kennedy weighs a white-winged scoter drake during a scoter breeding ecology study at Scoter Camp Lake in the Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge.
    • Fishing Derby - 2011 - Massachusetts

    • Fishing; Recreation; Connecting people with nature; Education; Education outreach; Events;
    • Annual Fishing Derby held at the FWS Northeast regional office in Hadley, MA. in 2011
    • Children at the river

    • Children; Fishing; Connecting people with nature; Recreation;
    • A girl holds a minnow in her hand as a young boy looks on.
    • Refuge wildlife viewing area

    • Aquatic birds; Aquatic plants; Banks; Birds; Birdwatching; Buildings, facilities and structures; Environments (Natural); Leisure activities; Photography; Places (Human-made); Plants; Ponds; Public access; Recreation; Recreation sites; Tourism;...
    • A visitor enjoys wildlife viewing area located at the Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge
    • Wildlife viewing tower

    • Birdwatching; Buildings, facilities and structures; Leisure activities; Landscape photography; Recreation; Recreation sites; Scenics; Tourism; Wildlife refuges; Wildlife viewing;
    • Refuge visitors ascend a wildlife viewing tower.
    • Biking at the refuge

    • Aquatic birds; Aquatic environments; Birds; Coastal environments; Environments (Natural); Marine environments; Marine birds; Scenics; Wildlife refuges; Biking; Biodiversity; Birdwatching; Children; Connecting people with nature; Leisure activities;...
    • The shores of the refuge are lined with visitors being treated to species of birds they rarely get to see.
    • Black bear in the bushes

    • Mammals; Similarity of Appearance (Threatened); Wildlife refuges;
    • Close-up image of a black bear in vegetation.
    • Mirror reflection.

    • Aquatic environments; Aquatic plants; Conifers; Environments (Natural); Forests; Landscape photography; Scenics; Trees; Vegetation; Wilderness; Banks;
    • This image shows the trees and plants that line the Alligator River bank.

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