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.
Connecting people with nature; Environmental education; Recreation
This special edition of Fish & Wildlife News provides a glimpse of what Service employees from coast to coast are already doing to reconnect children with nature. From the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge, where youngsters...
Joe Spicciani oral history interview with Ed Grossman. It should be noted that, at the time of this interview, Mr. Spicciani was still employed with the Fish and Wildlife Service as the Skipper of the research vessel Curlew.
Natural Outdoor Learning Areas Webinar Series. Presented by Jontie Aldrich and Denise Wagner (both with FWS) and Tracy Horst and Brad Spears (Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma) as they speak about schoolyard habitats and outdoor classrooms. July 23, 2014
This is your guide book to transforming your school grounds into a place that engages the entire
school community in habitat restoration. You are a part of a national movement dedicated to
developing a citizenry that consciously values their...