First recorded on the Lewis and Clark expedition (1803-1806), the Western tanager prefers open forested areas at low elevations. The male has a vivid colored red head, bright yellow body with striking black wings and tail.
Plants; Invasive species; Habitat restoration; Training; Vegetation; Work of the Service;
Students enrolled in WLD2139 Invasive Plant Management, a course offered at the USFWS National Conservation Training Center pause before tackling the removal of invasive plants through the use of a "Weed Wrench" seen here in bright orange.
The National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation is a partnership effort with the States and national conservation organizations, and has become one of the most important sources of information on fish and wildlife...