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    • Illegal Wildlife Trade

    • Law enforcement; History;
    • "A Game Agent operating incognio under guise of a mammalogist from Field's Museum while investigating purported smuggling of quail from Mexico. A day's catch from a Webb County, Tex. trap line. 1-23-37"
    • Olaus Murie with his Dog

    • refuge centennial; History
    • Olaus Murie (1889 - 1963) led a life worthy of a dozen adventure novels, and his conservation legacy is still carried on by his wife, Mardy. The son of Norwegian immigrants, Murie joined after college the Carnegie Museum’s expeditions to Hudson...
    • Paul Camp oral history transcript

    • History; Buildings, facilities and structures; Planning;
    • Paul Camp oral history interview as conducted by Mark Madison. Paul Camp discusses the building of the National Conservation Training Center from finding the property, the inspiration and design of the facility, locations of buildings and roads,...
    • Cigar Daisey oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Aquatic birds; Aquatic environments; Aquatic animals; Birds; Coastal environments; Fishes; Fishing; Hunting; Islands; Shorebirds; Trapping; Wetlands; Art
    • Oral history interview with Cigar Daisey with Dave Hall as interviewer. [On page 5, two additional men arrive and join conversation. They are not identified. I have called them MAN who sounds older, and MAN 2, who sounds younger. They are from...
    • Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary oral history transcript Part 4 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 4 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...
    • Jim Salyer oral history transcript

    • History; Personnel; Wildlife refuges; Training; Resource management; Wildlife management;
    • Jim Salyer oral history interview with Mark Madison as interviewer.
    • Edwin "Phil" Pister oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Aquatic environments; Arid environments; Biodiversity; Fishes; Aquatic environments; Predators;
    • Edwin "Phil" Pister oral history as conducted by Mark Madison. Mr. Pister founded the Desert Fishes Council in 1969.
    • Jay Eisenhart oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Employees (USFWS); Trapping; Hunting; Bird banding; Farms and farming;
    • Jay Eisenhart oral history interview as conducted by Mark Madison. During the summer of his college years, Jay Eisenhart worked for the Fish and Wildlife Service doing the Rampart Dam Survey in Alaska. He then became involved with trapping,...
    • 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)
    • Wyoming toads and cattle: at home on the range

    • Aquatic animals; Biologists (USFWS); Extinctions; Endangered species; Amphibians;
    • Biologists feared that the Wyoming toad was extinct until 1987 when a fisherman discovered a population at Mortenson Lake on Swanson’s land. The discovery created excitement about a chance to save the species and its habitat, and it led Swanson...
    • Henry Loomis oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Personnel; Wildlife refuges;
    • Henry Loomis oral history interview with George Gentry. Many of Mr. Loomis' family are also included. The interview was conducted with Mr. Loomis, his family, and several non-family members as they toured the St. Vincent's Island National...
    • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director's Forum April 11, 2014

    • Conservation; Employees (USFWS); Endangered species; Environments (Natural); History; Directors (USFWS); Biography; Wilderness; Wildlife management; Wildlife impacts;
    • This is a panel discussion with five former Director's of the Fish and Wildlife Service which include; Lynn Greenwalt, John Turner, Jaime Rappaport Clark, Steve Williams, and Dale Hall. Also present is the current Director of the Fish and...
    • Clarence Rhode

    • History; Aviation
    • Clarence Rhode (d.1958) traversed the Yukon River by rowboat as a boy, flew the Alaskan outback as a bush pilot during the Second World War, and supervised the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s aircraft division in Alaska following his Army...
    • Clarence Rhode

    • History; Aircraft; Aviation
    • Clarence Rhode (d.1958) served as supervisor of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s aircraft division in Alaska following his World War II tenure as a bush pilot. Becoming the agency’s regional director in 1948, Rhode remained a bush pilot at...

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