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    • Asian Elephant Conservation Fund

    • Recreation; International affairs; Endangered and/or threatened; Employees (USFWS); Habitat conservation; Habitat restoration; Proposed Endangered; Proposed Threatened; Budgets;
    • This fact sheet discusses how 16,000 Asian elephants are presently tamed and in captivity in the range countries. Today, very few countries use captive elephants as beasts of burden, and captive elephants in many instances face problems including...
    • Bruce Zeller oral history transcript

    • History; Reintroduction; Biography; Buildings, facilities and structures; Employees (USFWS); Biologists (USFWS); Wildlife impacts; Wilderness; Recreation;
    • Bruce Zeller oral history interview as conducted by ?.
    • Caribou: rangifer tarandus caribou

    • Endangered and/or threatened; Mammals;
    • Note this is a 1998 wildlife fact sheet that may be dated regarding threatened and endangered status. The fact sheet gives a physical description of the animal, as well its breeding habits and range. It briefly explains the status of caribou...
    • Chuck Hunt oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Management; Wildlife refuges; Wildlife management; Work of the Service; Employees (USFWS)
    • Oral history interview with Chuck Hunt. Interviewed by Jim King in Bethel, Alaska, March 30, 1999.
    • Cigar Daisey and Newman Merritt oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Aquatic birds; Birds; Boats; Coastal environments; Commercial fishing; Crustaceans; Fishes; Fishing; Game wardens; Human impacts; Hunting; Indigenous populations; Islands; Law enforcement; Overfishing; Places (Human-made);...
    • Oral history interview with Cigar Daisey and Newman Merritt with Dave Hall as interviewer. There are two other gentleman present. They are not identified, other than the fact that one of them is referred to as “Pete”. They are from North...
    • Cigar Daisey oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Birds; Hunting; Islands; Waterfowl; Wetlands; Art
    • Oral history interview with Cigar Daisey with Dave Hall as interviewer. Newman Merritt also present.
    • Cigar Daisey oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Aquatic environments; Birds; Coastal environments; Fishes; Fishing; Islands; Trapping; Wetlands; Hunting; Art;
    • Oral history interview with Cigar Daisey as interviewed by Dave Hall with commnents by George Lycock and Clarence McKenney.
    • 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)
    • 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...
    • Jerry Lawhorn oral history narration

    • History; Biography; Aircraft; Aviation; Birds; Surveying;
    • Oral history narration by Jerry Lawhorn concerning the aircraft N-754, relaying the time, place and how it all evolved. At the time of the evolution of N-754, Jerry was employed with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Aircraft Division. His...
    • Jerry Lawhorn oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Aircraft; Aviation; Equipment; Migratory birds; Surveying
    • Oral history interview/narration with Jerry Lawhorn, pilot biologist, concerning the history of N-754, its conversion/adaptation by the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service for use in bird surveys. Transcribed from tape by: Mary E. Smith
    • Oil spill curriculum

    • Oil spills; Shorebirds; Wildlife refuges;
    • The Shorebird Sister Schools Program presents an activity that explores the impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Gulf Oil Spill on coastal birds and the work of many dedicated professionals helping in species recovery, with a focus on career...
    • Polar bear (Ursus maritimus)

    • Endangered and/or threatened; Policies; Climate change; Ice; Polar; Mammals;
    • The polar bear, or “Nanuuq,” as the Eskimos call it, lives only in the Northern Hemisphere, on the arctic ice cap, and spends most of its time in coastal areas. Polar bears are widely dispersed in Canada, extending from the northern arctic...
    • Romie L. Waterfield oral history transcript

    • Biography; History; Military; Hunting; Buildings, facilities and structures; Fishing; Employees (USFWS); Law enforcement; Biological control;
    • Romie L. Waterfield oral history transcript as conducted by Denny Holland.

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