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    • Bald eagle's road to recovery

    • Raptors; Work of the Service; Wildlife restoration; Wildlife management; Wildlife impacts;
    • This is a poster that shows the yearly progression of the Bald Eagle's road to recovery.
    • Bald eagle's road to recovery: delist or retain

    • Raptors; Work of the Service; Wildlife restoration; Wildlife management; Wildlife impacts;
    • This is a poster of an eagle sitting on top of a sign. It includes information and dates concerning whether to delist or retain the eagle's status.
    • Beneficial bats

    • Wildlife viewing; Leisure activities; Document; bats;
    • Gives bat facts, how to build a bat house, and tips to attract bats
    • Bernard Angus oral history transcript

    • Biography; History; Employees (USFWS); Soil conservation; Wetlands;
    • Bernard Angus oral history interview as conducted by Dorothe Norton. Angus Bernard worked for the Soil Conservation Service and later at the Wetland Management District in Benson, Minnesota.
    • Hummingbird haven

    • Wildlife viewing; Birdwatching; Birds; Leisure activities; Document;
    • Identifies plants, shrubs and vines to help the hummingbird find the food it needs through certain backyard habitat management practices.
    • Hydropower: environmental issues

    • Water; Water conservation; Water management; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Energy; Dams; Wildlife impacts; Wildlife management; Work of the Service;
    • Hydropower projects convert the energy of fl owing water into electricity. A dam holds back water, creating a reservoir of potential power. On the upper side of the dam, a gate is opened to let water surge through a tunnel leading to turbines. The...
    • Hydropower: examples of accomplishments

    • Water; Water conservation; Water management; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Energy; Dams; Wildlife impacts; Wildlife management; Work of the Service;
    • Service participation in FERC’s hydropower licensing process has resulted in many benefits for the Nations fish and wildlife resources. The following examples provide an overview of significant contributions Service expertise in fish and wildlife...
    • 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...
    • Hydropower: service expertise

    • 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...
    • Hydropower: Service involvement

    • Water; Water conservation; Water management; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Energy; Dams; Wildlife impacts; Wildlife management; Work of the Service;
    • Service involvement in relicensing actions typically begins two years before an application is filed with FERC. During this pre-filing process, an applicant is required to consult with the Service regarding the types of resources that may be...
    • Invasive plants in our backyards

    • Document; Plants; Wildlife viewing; Invasive species;
    • Plant listing of some of the worst plants invading natural areas, such as our refuges, parks and forests. Page 2 of 2.

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