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    • 2012 Annual Report: youth in the great outdoors

    • 2012 Annual Report: youth in the great outdoors
    • Work of the Service; Youth; Education outreach; Environmental education; Volunteers; Connecting people with nature; Employees (USFWS); Leisure activities; Partnerships;
    • Engaging, educating, and employing our nation’s youth in conservation are major priorities for the Department of the Interior (Department), and in 2009 the Youth in the Great Outdoors (YGO) initiative was established.
    • Conservation Legacy

    • Conservation Legacy
    • 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...
    • Conservation profiles: landowners help imperiled wildlife

    • Conservation profiles: landowners help imperiled wildlife
    • 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...
    • Final report: a landscape-scale approach to refuge system planning

    • Final report: a landscape-scale approach to refuge system planning
    • Wildlife refuges; Landscape conservation; Planning; Strategic habitat conservation;
    • This report addresses one of the recommendations as outlined by the Conserving the Future: Wildlife Refuges and the Next Generation, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s 21st century strategic vision for the National Wildlife Refuge System. It...
    • Ten years of Pittman-Robertson wildlife restoration 1938 to 1948

    • Ten years of Pittman-Robertson wildlife restoration 1938 to 1948
    • Wildlife management; Fisheries management; Game management; Grants;
    • Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act of 1937, now referred to as The Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act, as amended (16 U.S.C. 669-669k), provides federal assistance to the 50 States, the Commonwealths of Puerto Rico and the Northern...
    • Delaware wetlands status and changes from 1992 to 2007

    • Delaware wetlands status and changes from 1992 to 2007
    • Wetlands; Wetland restoration; Management; Conservation; Maps; Work of the Service; Wildlife refuges;
    • This report summarizes the 2007 status of wetlands across Delaware, details findings from the trends analysis of how and where wetlands were gained or lost between 1992 and 2007, and provides perspective on how those changes affect wetland...
    • Waterfowl population status 2006

    • Waterfowl population status 2006
    • Waterfowl; Population control; Surveying; Habitat conservation; Birds;
    • In North America the process of establishing hunting regulations for waterfowl is conducted annually. In the United States the process involves a number of scheduled meetings in which information regarding the status of waterfowl is presented to...
    • Hydropower: regulatory history

    • Hydropower: regulatory history
    • Water; Water conservation; Water management; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Energy; Dams; Wildlife impacts; Wildlife management; Work of the Service;
    • Prior to 1920, hydropower developers needed a special act of Congress to build and operate a project on navigable streams of Federal lands. In 1920, in response to increased demand for electricity during World War I, Congress enacted the Federal...
    • Why Natural History Matters

    • Why Natural History Matters
    • Videography;Webinar;
    • OSA Webinar Series - Presented by: Chris Filardi, Director Pacific Programs, American Museum and Natural History, Center for Biodiversity and Conservation. November 17, 2010
    • One Acre at a Time

    • One Acre at a Time
    • Videography; Farms and farming; Habitat conservation; Landscape conservation; Partnerships; Volunteers; Wildlife management
    • The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's Partners for Fish and Wildlife program offers technical and financial assistance to private landowners interested in voluntarily restoring wetlands and other habitats on their land. The program supports the...
    • Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Fund

    • Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Fund
    • Recreation; International affairs; Endangered species; Employees (USFWS); Habitat conservation; Habitat restoration; Proposed Endangered; Proposed Threatened; Budgets;
    • This fact sheet discusses the wildlife conservation to protect and preserve rhinoceros and tigers in both Africa and Asia. Grants are awarded from this fund for antipoaching programs, habitat and ecosystem management, development of nature...

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