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    • Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary oral history transcript Part 1 of 4

    • Agriculture; Bird banding; Birds; Biologists (USFWS); Biography; Diseases; Employees (USFWS); Fishes; History; Migration; Migratory birds; Pesticides; Research; Science; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Surveying; Tagging; Waterfowl; Wildlife...
    • This is Part 1 of 4 transcripts from the Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary of the Patuxent Science Center. It includes speakers who talk about their time at working at Patuxent and some of the work they did. This transcript includes the...
    • Miles of smiles

    • Aquatic plants; Aquatic environments; Adults; Aquaculture; Banks; Children; Foliage; Forests; Leisure activities; Plants; Public access; Recreation; Recreation sites; Rivers and streams; Scenics; Visitor services; Water sports; Wildlife refuges;...
    • A father and daughter share a splendid bonding experience on the water. An adventure they will always remember.
    • Steady now!

    • Archery; Children; Connecting people with nature; Education; Education outreach; Emblems; Employees (USFWS); Environmental education; Interpretation; Law enforcement; Leisure activities; Personnel; Public access; Recreation; Recreation sites;...
    • A young archer takes aim on adventure at the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge.
    • Cloudberry plant

    • Berries; Berry picking; Wildlife refuges; Wildlife management; Work of the Service; Climate change; Polar;
    • 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 the arctic tundra, thousands of waterfowl,...
    • Clay Hardy oral history transcript (conducted by Norman Olson)

    • Biography; Biologists (USFWS); Employees (USFWS); History; Military; Management; Aviation; Work of the Service; Wildlife management; Collaboration; Conservation; Native Americans;
    • Clay Hardy oral history interview as conducted by Norman Olson. Clady Hardy also spent time at Brigantine National Wildlife Refuge, Amchika, and in Anchorage.
    • Roger Kaye oral history transcript

    • Biography; Employees (USFWS); Aircraft; Aviation; Education outreach; History; Mapping; Management; Native Americans; Outreach; Planning; Trapping; Writing; Wildlife management; Wildlife refuges; Wilderness; Surveying;
    • Roger Kaye oral history interview as conducted by Norman Olson.
    • Jim Tisdale oral history transcript

    • Biography; History; Management; Employees (USFWS); Bird banding;
    • Jim Tisdale oral history interview as conducted by Denny Holland. Along with working at the various refuges, Jim also spent time in the Atlanta GA. and Salt Lake City, Utah area offices.
    • Virginia Wood and Dr. Robert Weeden oral history transcript

    • Biologists (USFWS); Conservation; History;
    • Virginia "Ginny" Wood and Dr. Robert "Bob" Weeden oral history interview as conducted by Roger Kaye and unknown female. This interview mainly discusses the Conservation Movement in Alaska and the Alaska Conservation Society.
    • Explore the world with shorebirds

    • Birds; Shorebirds;
    • A multidisciplinary education guide for grades 2-12 (with sections on "How to Adapt" for Preschool - 1st grade, home schools, youth groups, and nature centers)
    • Birdwatching at Selawik National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska

    • Birdwatching; Coastal environments; Recreation; Wildlife viewing; Wildlife refuges; Leisure activities;
    • 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 the arctic tundra, thousands of waterfowl,...
    • Paddling fun!

    • Boating; Boats; Aquatic environments; Birdwatching; Coastal environments; Connecting people with nature; Education; Environmental education; Environments (Natural); Leisure activities; Marine birds; Marine environments; Public access; Recreation;...
    • Visitors can enjoy a kayaking adventure on the refuge, tours are offered too.
    • Beach house along the shore

    • Boating; Buildings, facilities and structures; Villages; Recreation;
    • This shows a house along the shore with a dock and boats 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...
    • Distant view of fishing village

    • Boating; Buildings, facilities and structures; Villages; Recreation;
    • This shows a distant view of fishing village near 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...
    • A conversation with author Jon Waterman

    • Boating; Climate change; Climate effects; Dams; Deserts; Environmental education; Environments (Natural); Rocks; Wilderness; Podcast; Public Lecture;
    • In 1869, John Wesley Powell led a small party down the Green and Colorado Rivers in a bold attempt to explore the Grand Canyon for the first time. After their monumental expedition, they told of raging rapids, constant danger, and breathtaking...
    • Foggy paddle

    • Boats; Wildlife refuges; Water sports; Recreation; Scenics; Leisure activities;
    • This is a picture of two people paddling in the fog 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...
    • Mountain terrain

    • Boreal forests; Mountains; Wildlife refuges; Scenics
    • 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 the arctic tundra, thousands of waterfowl,...
    • Wooden structure and fence on a hill in Alaska

    • Buildings, facilities and structures; Radio telemetry; Wildlife refuges; Rural environments;
    • This is a Selawik National Wildlife Refuge view of a wooden structure and fence positioned on a hill. In a remote corner of northwestern Alaska lies Selawik Refuge, a special place of extreme climate, free-flowing rivers, and abundant wildlife....
    • Close-up view of a bridge

    • Buildings, facilities and structures; Transportation; Structures; Wildlife refuges;
    • This is a close-up view of a bridge near Selawik National Wildlife Refuge. 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...
    • Talking with Gary Ferguson

    • Children; Podcast; Public Lecture;
    • Over the past twenty-five years Gary Ferguson has written for a wide variety of publications, from Vanity Fair to The Los Angeles Times. He’s also author of 18 books on science and nature, including the award-winning Hawks Rest, published by...
    • Erosion and mudslide

    • Climate effects; Climate change; Erosion; Wildlife refuges; Soil degradation;
    • This is a view of erosion and a mudslide 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...

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