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.
Work of the Service; Wildlife management; Wildlife restoration; Conservation; Conservation science;
Gap analysis provides an overview of the distribution and conservation status of several components of biodiversity. There are five major objectives of the national Gap Analysis Program: (1) map actual vegetation as closely as possible to the...
Work of the Service; History; Recreation; Wildlife management
This is a report that describes various programs successfully implemented and various tasks completed, by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service through the Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Programs, Division of Federal Assistance. Articles include...
Work of the Service; Celebrations; Ceremonies; Events; Directors (USFWS);
Dr. Richard M. Kaminski, Mississippi State University, (l) finishes reading a resolution honoring Sam Hamilton with a round of applause. (then – left to right) Speakers Cindy Dohner, Southeast Regional Director, Dan Ashe, Director, U.S. Fish...
This report focuses on only one of the values generated by national wildlife refuges: how recreational visitors impact local income and employment. Travel to participate in non-consumptive uses of the natural environment has been called...
Wildlife refuges; Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge; Work of Service; Personnel; ARLIS; Alaska
Karluk Investigations 1949. Kodiak Island. "Rough country between Larsen Bay and Karluk Lake - one of the many mishaps enroute while hauling lumber for use in construction of 2-way counting weir on Karluk River."
Wildlife refuges; Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge; Fisheries management; Work of Service; Personnel; ARLIS; Alaska
Karluk Investigations - 1948. Karluk Lake, Kodiak, Alaska. Collecting water samples for quantitative chemical analysis and collection of plankton for quantitative and qualitative tests. Richard F. Shuman on the right.
Petroglyph Lake lies in the middle of Ian Mountain National Antelope Refuge in southeastern Oregon. The lake is on the backslope of Poker Jim Ridge. a fault block formation rising abruptly from the well-watered Wamer Valley.
Wetlands; Plants; Plant species introduction; Biologists (USFWS);
The National List of Plant Species That Occur in Wetlands represents the combined efforts of many biologists over the last decade to define the wetland flora of the United States. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service initially developed the list in...
Conservation in Action Series - Presented by WV Division of Natural Resources Ornithologist, Richard Bailey. Topics include raptors, songbirds, migratory birds, conservation issues and an overview of the WV Breeding Bird Atlas.