In 2005, Lambert entered into the first Safe Harbor Agreement (SHA) with the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Mississippi for threatened gopher tortoises and endangered red-cockaded woodpeckers. He enrolled all 750 acres for the existing...
Seventy-five years of successful
wildlife management is the
remarkable legacy of the
Restoration Act, and the cause
of our 75th celebration. Along
with the Dingell-Johnson Sport
Fish Restoration Act, it is the
Work of the Service; Conservation; Land development; Landscape conservation; Policies;
The purpose of this brochure is to introduce some of the landowners who are using two innovative conservation tools: Safe Harbor Agreements and Candidate Conservation Agreements with Assurances. Although these tools only came into use within the...