“ Conservation districts have long
advocated that natural resources
conservation must come from
voluntary, incentive- based approaches.
For species conservation, it is clear
that success lies in flexible tools and
incentives that promote...
A Texas Cattle Rancher Who “ Became a Believer”
“ We’re just ‘ wildlifing’ it all over the place, and we’re
happy to do it,” Bob Long said. Long is enhancing
habitat on his 550- acre property to benefit the Houston
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...
Endangered species; Policies; Monitoring; Land development; Partnerships
Because many endangered and threatened species occur exclusively, or to a large extent, on privately owned property, the involvement of the private sector in the conservation and recovery of species is crucial. Property owners are often willing...
videography; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; ecosystem recovery; restoration; wetlands; wetland restoration; rivers and streams; wildlife refuges; aquatic environments; wildlife conservation;
Big Muddy National Fish and Wildlife Refuge - Located on the Missouri River, established in 1994, stetching from St. Louis to Kansas City.
The Missouri River is one of the nation's most important river systems. Historically, the "Big Muddy" as...