Endangered species; 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...
Fish and Wildlife
Who can participate?
Any privately owned land is potentially
eligible for restoration. Most applicants are
individual landowners. For the purposes
of this program, “ privately owned” means
Species Status categories:
at- risk species — species of plants and animals that are
Federal candidate species and those that the Service
has not identified as candidate species, but are facing
threat( s) and are potential...
Karner Blue – A Butterfly Captivates Wisconsin
“ Instead of hearing, ‘ I don’t have that butterfly on
my property,’ I hear, ‘ How can I get some of that wild
lupine seed?’ ‘ You should see the lupine patch
I have going!’ or ‘...
"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...
videography; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; employees (USFWS); careers
"The Journey Begins/The Traditions Continues - A Welcome to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service for New Employees" greets new employees to our agency and offers them a broad view of the activities, the scope, and the mission of one of America's oldest...
Abstract: Maritime forests dominated by broadleaved evergreen trees and shrubs occur in a discontinuous narrow band along the barrier islands and on the adjacent mainland from North Carolina to Florida. The flora and fauna of maritime forests...
Advanced Topics in Conservation Genetics Webinar Series. Presented by Dr. Mary Curtis, Senior Forensic Scientist, Genetics, USFWS National Fish and Wildlife Forensic Laboratory. September 25, 2013.
Wildlife forensic science is the application...
After freshwater mussels (Anodonta sp.) were exposed to 8.68 mg/liter solutions of 3-trifluoromethyl-4-nitrophenol (TFM; C14-labeled TFM, and analytical grade TFM) in a model stream for 24 hours, uptake and elimination rates of TFM residues for...