For the past 18 months, the National Wildlife Refuge System has worked to create a vision that will guide the management of the Refuge System during the next decade and beyond. Conserving the Future is built on the foundation and inspiration of...
Wetlands; Wildlife management; Human impacts; Coastal environments;Estuarine environments; Coastal environments
Tidal marshes of the United States cover about 13,000 square miles, approximately the combined area of Connecticut and Massachusetts. From a global perspective, marshes form a narrow fringe of intertidal flats along ocean coasts. They are vegetated...
This classification, to be used in a new inventory of wetlands and deepwater habitats of the United
States, is intended to describe ecological tax, arrange them in a system useful to resource managers,
furnish units for mapping, and provide...
HD B-Roll Stock Footage. Produced by the National Conservation Training Center (NCTC) videographers.
Bars and Tone
Ahklun Mountains and Togiak Lake in fall (Togiak NWR);
Gulls on Togiak River (Togiak NWR)
Shore of Togiak Lake on cloudy...
Recovery is the process that stops the
decline of an endangered or threatened
species by removing or reducing
threats. Recovery ensures the longterm
survival of the species in the wild.
At that point, the species is recovered,
and protection of the...
Paul Schmidt oral history interview with Norm Olson as interviewer. The interview was conducted during the Fish and Wildlife Service Retirees’ Reunion at the MCM Elegant Hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Note: Mr, Schmidt was, at the time of...
History; Biography; Hunting; Waterfowl; Poaching; Education; Law enforcement;
Dennis Treitler oral history interview with Dave Hall. Mr. Treitler is a former duck poacher who became active in Mr. Hall's "Poacher to Preacher" hunter education program. Note that this is the audio transcript of the video.