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    • Walrus Cows and Yearlings on Ice

    • Ice; Mammals; Marine mammals;
    • Walrus cows and yearlings resting on ice. The Walrus lives near relatively shallow water where it spends much of its time looking for benthic bivalve mollusks, its preferred diet. The Walrus is a social animal and spends much of its time on sea...
    • Special report: bringing environmental education to diverse audiences

    • Environmental education; Education outreach; Employees (USFWS); Education; Children; City environments; Diversity;
    • Table of contents: Letter from the Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - p. 3; Lessons from the Albatross - p. 5; Teaching Second-Graders about Life Cycles and Stewardship Minnesota Refuge Partner School Program- p. 9; Making School...
    • 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...
    • Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary oral history transcript Part 3 of 4

    • Agriculture; Bird banding; Birds; Biologists (USFWS); Biography; Diseases; Employees (USFWS); Fishes; History; Migration; Migratory birds; Pesticides; Research; Science; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Surveying; Tagging; Waterfowl; Wildlife...
    • This is Part 3 of 4 transcripts from the Patuxent Science Symposium, 75th Anniversary of the Patuxent Science Center. It includes speakers who talk about their time at working at Patuxent and some of the work they did. This transcript includes the...
    • Monk Seal on Laysan Beach

    • Adults; Birds; Coastal environments; Islands; Research; Scientific personnel (USFWS); Bird banding; Endangered and/or Threatened species;
    • Monk Seal on Laysan Beach. An adult monk seal is usually dark gray or brown with a light gray or yellow belly. Adults can weigh anywhere from 375 to 500 pounds; adult females are generally larger than males. Pups are jet black and usually weigh 25...
    • Mercedes Eicholz oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Congressional operations; Connecting people with nature; Hiking; Leisure activities; Parks; Recreation; Recreation sites; Wilderness; Wildlife refuges; Wildlife management; Wildlife viewing;
    • Oral history interview with Mercedes Eicholz with Roger Kaye as interviewer. Recorded telephone interview by Roger Kaye, June 15, 2004 Fairbanks, Alaska
    • Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel chick, Ulak Island

    • Birds; Marine birds; Coastal environments; Research
    • This bird is primarily known to breed on the Aleutian Islands off the Alaskan coast and sometimes on the coasts of British Columbia. This bird spends most of its time at sea and prefers cooler waters
    • Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel chick, Ulak Island

    • Birds; Marine birds; Research; Coastal environments
    • This bird is primarily known to breed on the Aleutian Islands off the Alaskan coast and sometimes on the coasts of British Columbia. This bird spends most of its time at sea and prefers cooler waters
    • Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel chick, Ulak Island

    • Marine birds; Birds;Coastal environments; Islands; Research
    • This bird is primarily known to breed on the Aleutian Islands off the Alaskan coast and sometimes on the coasts of British Columbia. This bird spends most of its time at sea and prefers cooler waters.
    • 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...
    • Fish and wildlife news: special issue on children and nature

    • 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...
    • Familiar migratory songbirds

    • Birds; Birdwatching; Migratory birds;
    • This is a booklet that describes various migratory birds that are familiar in the United States. The species covered include the American robin, the American goldfinch, the Ruby-throated hummingbird, the eastern bluebird, the barn swallow, the gray...
    • 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)

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