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    • Rachel Carson: a conservation legacy

    • Work of the Service; Wildlife management; Wildlife refuges; Conservation; Conservation science; Writing;
    • May 27, 2007 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Rachel Carson, one of the world’s foremost leaders in conservation. Her work as an educator, scientist and writer revolutionized America’s interest in environmental issues.
    • Conservation profiles: landowners help imperiled wildlife

    • Work of the Service; Conservation; Land development; Landscape conservation; Policies;
    • The purpose of this brochure is to introduce some of the landowners who are using two innovative conservation tools: Safe Harbor Agreements and Candidate Conservation Agreements with Assurances. Although these tools only came into use within the...
    • Conserving the future: wildlife refuges and the next generation

    • Wildlife refuges; Planning; Management
    • For the past 18 months, the National Wildlife Refuge System has worked to create a vision that will guide the management of the Refuge System during the next decade and beyond. Conserving the Future is built on the foundation and inspiration of...
    • DEW Line Sation near Grant Point, Izembek

    • Wildlife refuges; Izembek National Wildlife Refuge; Cold War; ARLIS; Alaska
    • Aerial view of U.S. Air Force DEW Line and White Alice station, Grant Point, Izembek. Distant Early Warning constructed 1957-1959,
    • Ten years of Pittman-Robertson wildlife restoration 1938 to 1948

    • Wildlife management; Fisheries management; Game management; Grants;
    • Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act of 1937, now referred to as The Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act, as amended (16 U.S.C. 669-669k), provides federal assistance to the 50 States, the Commonwealths of Puerto Rico and the Northern...
    • 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...
    • Kaktovik, Alaska, DEW Line Site

    • Villages; Villagess; Cold War;Negative PF-127;U.S. Air Force;early warning; Wildlife refuges; Arctic National Wildlife Refuge; ANWR; ARLIS; Alaska; Aerial photography photography
    • Aerial view of White Alice and DEW Line sites. "On the bleak shores of Barter Island lies the vilage of Kaktovik, the only village within the Range."
    • Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge

    • Videography;u.s. fish and wildlife service;wildlife refuges;wildlife conservation;
    • Home of the Great Kodiak Bear. Look deep into the island oasis of the great Kodiak bear on Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska.
    • Aransas Matagorda Island National Wildlife Refuge

    • videography; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; coastal environments; wildlife refuges; aquatic environments; estuarine environments
    • A Place for Nature. The Aransas and Matagorda Island Refuges were established to protect a variety of vanishing coastal Texas wildlife, including many types of birds, as well as mammals and reptiles. This video production contains music that has...
    • 60th Anniversary of the Battle of Midway

    • videography; education; historic sites; history
    • Sixty years ago, a major battle in the midst of the Pacific, fought with aging equipment and inexperienced pilots and against incredible odds, turned the tide of World War II. On June 5, 2002, the Department of the Interior and U.S. Fish and...
    • Al Trout and Larry Shanks oral history transcript

    • Restoration; Employees (USFWS); History; Wildlife refuges; Wetlands; Wildlife management; Water management;
    • Al Trout and Larry Shanks oral history transcript as conducted by John Cornely; Al and Larry talk about Bear River Refuge and its restoration.
    • African Elephant Conservation Fund

    • Recreation; International affairs; Endangered species; Employees (USFWS); Habitat conservation; Habitat restoration; Proposed Endangered; Proposed Threatened; Budgets;
    • This fact sheet discusses the African Elephant Conservation Fund. In 1988, the United States Congress enacted the African Elephant Conservation Act to establish a fund to help protect, conserve, and manage African elephants. Special emphasis was...
    • 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.
    • Northern aplomado Falcon (Falco femoralis septentrionalis)

    • Raptors; Grasslands; Birds; Birds of prey; Deserts; Prairies; Partnerships; Military
    • Aplomado falcons (Falco femoralis) inhabit desert grasslands and savannas of Latin America, and formerly inhabited desert grasslands and coastal prairies of Texas, New Mexico, and southeastern Arizona. The falcon ranges through most of South...
    • Robert Fields oral history transcript

    • Rangelands; Water management; Management; Employees (USFWS); Biography; Energy
    • Robert C. Fields oral history interview as conducted by Jerry Grover. Along with working at the locations listed, Robert served in Portland as Refuge Supervisor over California and Nevada. He has also worked on the Garrison Diversion Project, the...

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