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...
Wildlife viewing; Connecting people with nature; Habitat conservation; Landscape conservation; Wildlife refuges; Roads; Transportation
America’s Byways™ provide
opportunities to experience the beauty,
histor y, and natural heritage of our
country. The mission and goals of the
National Scenic Byways Program are
consistent with those of the National
Wildlife Refuge System.
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...
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...
Aldo Leopold - A Standard of Change” is a one-man play written by and starring storyteller Jim Pfitzer, Storyteller, writer, and actor Jim Pfitzer has worked as a naturalist and river guide, lived in Redwood National Park, and traveled the...
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...
Water; Water conservation; Water management; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Energy; Dams; Wildlife impacts; Wildlife management; Work of the Service;
The Federal Power Act authorizes the Service to condition a non-Federal hydropower license with fish passage facilities and, if the project is in Service managed land (e.g., utilizes part of a hatchery water intake system), to require measures that...
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Is there a Visitor Services Step-Down Plan for your station? Would you like your visitor services program to be more effective? Developing a visitor services plan...
Videography;u.s. fish and wildlife service;wildlife refuges;
A Southern Serenade. Located in south-central Mississippi, Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge offers visitors a glimpse of bountiful wildlife populations in restored southern pine and bottom land hardwood forest habitats.
Videography;u.s. fish and wildlife service;waterfowl;Wilderness;wildlife refuges;wildlife conservation;
Nature's Timeless Landscape. Charles M. Russell NWR is a sprawling slice of the American West. Stretching more than 125 miles from east to west along the Missouri River, the refuge is not one destination, but many.
Videography;u.s. fish and wildlife service;Environmental Education;wildlife management;wildlife refuges;recreation;
Islands of the Marsh. The Refuge was established by Congress in 1972. When acquisition is complete, it will consist of 1,200 acres of varied habitat, including the largest freshwater tidal marsh in the state of Pennsylvania.
videography; restoration; Native Species; fish management; aquatic animals; fishes; webinar
Native Aquatic Species Restoration Webinar Series: "Perspective on Extinctions". Presented by Phil Pister, Desert Fishes Council. October 19, 2011.
An early recovery experience involving the Owens pupfish. Cyprinodon radiosus: a frightening...