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...
Advanced Topics in Conservation Genetics Webinar Series. Presented by David S. Blehert, USGS, National Wildlife Health Center. October 30th, 2013.
Difficulties in detecting the causative agent of bat white-nose syndrome (WNS), Pseudogymnoascus...
Conservation Science Webinar Series - Presented by Christopher G. Guglielmo, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Advanced Facility for Avian Research, University of Western Ontario, November 2, 2011.
Conservation Science Webinar Series - Presented by Dr. Hazel Barton, Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences and Ashland Endowed Professor of Integrative Science, Northern Kentucky University, October 6, 2011.
videography; bats; ecosystem; education; education outreach; pest control
Connecting with bats and the careers of people who study and try to help them. Hosted by Chelsea McKinnery with Ann Froschauer, Science Communiator and Bat Specialist, USFWS and Leslie Sturges, Wildlife Rehabilitator.
At least 34 animals federally listed as endangered or threatened play a role in pollination. Currently, 713 species of fl owering plants are federally listed as endangered or threatened. While we do not fully understand their pollinator...