Each summer, birds use the Arctic Refuge to nest, raise young, feed, or rest. They then migrate to destinations in the States and beyond. This map shows some birds that may visit the 50 states of the US.
Edmund Norton Jr. oral history interview as conducted by Dorothe Norton. Edmund Shuda Jr. worked out of the Minneapolis regional office traveling throughout the region working in the realty department. He retired as a GS 11 Realty Specialist.
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.