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    • Oil spill curriculum

    • Oil spills; Shorebirds; Wildlife refuges;
    • The Shorebird Sister Schools Program presents an activity that explores the impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Gulf Oil Spill on coastal birds and the work of many dedicated professionals helping in species recovery, with a focus on career...
    • Safe Harbor Agreements

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    • 7 Environmental Defense, a nonprofit organization, was the key in reaching out to Long and provided funding for biologists to conduct population surveys for the toad on his property. Long is helping Environmental Defense and the Service promote...
    • Food from the sea: fish and shellfish of New England.

    • History; Aquatic environments; Fishes; Fisheries management; Fishing; Commercial fishing; Overfishing;
    • "In New England, the specific job is to spread consumption more uniformly over the nearly 80 species of fish and shellfish that are brought, into local ports each year. Production records 'of the fishing industry show a serious lack of...
    • Chainfruit Cholla

    • Desert plants; Deserts; Scenics; Wildlife refuges; Wildflowers;
    • A chainfruit cholla stands among wildflowers in a desert valley in the Sonoran Desert on the Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge.
    • Male Frigatebird in Display

    • Birds; Marine birds; Islands; Wildlife refuges; Tropical environments;
    • A male frigatebird displays among vegetation on Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge.
    • Nesting Short-tailed Albatross Cover Midway Atoll

    • Birds; Migratory birds; Endangered species; Islands; Wildlife refuges;
    • A male short-tailed albatross protects his chick among other nesting birds. FWS Biologists keep a safe distance using telephoto lenses to get photos of the chick hatched by a Short-tailed albatross pair.
    • 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)
    • Northern Pintail

    • History; Migratory birds; Birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges; Waterfowl;
    • A Northern Pintail shot taken by Finley and Bohlman at Malheur lake in 1908. Northern Pintails are among the earliest nesting ducks in North America.
    • Chainfruit Cholla

    • Desert plants; Deserts; Scenics; Wildlife refuges; Wildflowers;
    • A solitary chainfruit cholla stands among wildflowers in a scenic view of the Sonoran Desert on the Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge.
    • Western Grebe

    • History; Birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges; Waterfowl;
    • A Western Grebe tending its nest in Klamath Marsh. The courtship ceremonies Grebes perform (a series of displays in ritualized, mechanical, sequences) are among the most complex known in birds.
    • Gumbo Lily

    • Flowering plants; Plants;
    • A white flower among gray rocks.An image of a white flower among red rock. Western North Dakota is the easternmost limit of the range of the beautiful gumbo lily. The plant occurs in nearly all of our western states. This short, tufted plant is...

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