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    • California condor (Gymnogyps californianus) recovery plan. Third revision.

    • Endangered and/or threatened; Birds; Birds of prey; Captive breeding; Reintroduction; Raptors;
    • 1976, (41 FR 187). Long recognized as a vanishing species (Cooper 1890, Koford 1953, Wilbur 1978), the California condor remains one ofthe world’s rarest and most imperiled vertebrate species. Despite intensive conservation...
    • Food from the sea: fish and shellfish of New England.

    • History; Aquatic environments; Fishes; Fisheries management; Fishing; Commercial fishing; Overfishing;
    • "In New England, the specific job is to spread consumption more uniformly over the nearly 80 species of fish and shellfish that are brought, into local ports each year. Production records 'of the fishing industry show a serious lack of...
    • Booby

    • Birds; Marine birds; Islands; Wildlife refuges; Tropical environments;
    • A booby perches on a tree limb in front of nesting grounds on Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge.
    • Mississippi: Coyote at Steen Cabin

    • Floods; Natural disasters; Wildlife refuges; Mammals;
    • A coyote took shelter on a picnic table May 16, 2011 on the front porch of Steen Cabin, a temporary residence for interns, students and others at Panther Swamp National Wildlife Refuge near Yazoo City, Mississippi. At the same time, behind the...
    • Western Grebe

    • History; Historic sites; Habitat conservation; Birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges; Waterfowl;
    • A dramatic presentation by Finley and Bohlman of a dead Western Grebe in front of its young, notice the red coloring at the neck of the Grebe. Finley and Bohlman were out the end the feather hunting that was destroying habitats of birds, especially...
    • Western Grebe

    • History; Habitat conservation; Birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges; Waterfowl;
    • A dramtic shot by Finley and Bohlman of a dead Western Grebe in front of its nest and eggs in an effort to end plume hunting at Malheur Lake. Finley and Bohlman were later successful in ending plume hunting at Malheur when it became a bird refuge...
    • Mississippi: Feral hog at Steen Cabin

    • Floods; Natural disasters; Wildlife refuges; Mammals;
    • A feral hog clings to an air conditioning unit on May 16 behind Steen Cabin, a temporary residence for interns, students and others at Panther Swamp National Wildlife Refuge near Yazoo City, Mississippi. At the same time, a coyote was standing on a...
    • Explore the world with shorebirds

    • Birds; Shorebirds;
    • A multidisciplinary education guide for grades 2-12 (with sections on "How to Adapt" for Preschool - 1st grade, home schools, youth groups, and nature centers)
    • Nuclear Power Plant

    • Wildlife refuges; Rivers and streams;
    • A river front view of a Nuclear Power Plant smoke stack from a boat on the Ohio River.
    • Nuclear Power Plant

    • Wildlife refuges; Rivers and streams;
    • A river front view of two Nuclear Power Plant smoke stacks from the Ohio River.
    • Aily Zirkle oral history transcript

    • Biography; Birds; Employees (USFWS); Biological control; Education; Environmental quality; Environmental education; Winter sports; Wildlife viewing; Wildlife refuges; Villages; Migratory birds; Surveying; Migration;
    • Aily Zirkle oral history interview as conducted via radio interview.
    • Al Trout and Larry Shanks oral history transcript

    • Restoration; Employees (USFWS); History; Wildlife refuges; Wetlands; Wildlife management; Water management;
    • Al Trout and Larry Shanks oral history transcript as conducted by John Cornely; Al and Larry talk about Bear River Refuge and its restoration.
    • Sea Turtle nest excavation

    • Oil spills; Relocation; Reptiles; Uniforms; Service patch;
    • Apalachicola, FL July 19, 2010. Dave Moody (front) and Ron Langdon transport sea turtle eggs from St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuge for transport to the Kennedy Space Center. www.fws.gov/home/dhoilspill/ Credit: Shawn Nagle/NPS 
    • Art Hawkins oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Personnel; Aviation; Migratory birds; Surveying;
    • Art Hawkins oral history interview with Dorothe Norton as interviewer. Also present is Mr. Hawkins' wife, Betty Hawkins.
    • Tagging a horseshoe crab

    • fisheries management; fishes; fishing;
    • Biiologist Sheila Eyler from the FWS Maryland Fisheries Resouce Office, Annapolis, MD is tagging a female horseshoe crab on Bowers Beach, Delaware. The male and female horseshoe crabs come up during high tides, couple together, and spawn on the...

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