National Wildlife Refuge Association

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Date registered: June 15, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Looking Back: Molly Brown, Refuge Volunteer, Advocate and Friend — July 2, 2015
  2. House and Senate Appropriations Committees Release 2016 Funding Recommendations — July 1, 2015
  3. Butterfly Garden at Hagerman NWR Attracts People and Pollinators — July 1, 2015
  4. Detroit River Refuge Manager Publishes New Book — June 29, 2015
  5. Bosque Refuge Celebrates Two National Refuge Award Winners — June 26, 2015

Most commented posts

  1. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Bans GMOs and Neonicotinoid Insecticides — 8 comments
  2. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Signs Record of Decision for the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge — 5 comments
  3. Mike Boylan Hired as Regional Representative for Region 7 — 5 comments
  4. Refuge Week, a Great Success! — 5 comments
  5. Annual Christmas Bird Count — 5 comments

Author's posts listings

Looking Back: Molly Brown, Refuge Volunteer, Advocate and Friend

Now in her 27th year serving as President of the Friends of Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge, one of the first groups of its kind, Molly Brown looks back on a career centered upon balancing the needs of wildlife with …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/07/looking-back-molly-brown-refuge-volunteer-advocate-and-friend/

House and Senate Appropriations Committees Release 2016 Funding Recommendations

Over the past few weeks, the House and Senate Appropriations Committees released their draft Fiscal Year 2016 spending bills for the Department of the Interior, including the National Wildlife Refuge System and associated wildlife conservation programs. The bills differ in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/07/house-and-senate-appropriations-committees-release-2016-funding-recommendations/

Butterfly Garden at Hagerman NWR Attracts People and Pollinators

Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge, TX is one of the many areas impacted by the intense flooding that devastated Texas and parts of Oklahoma in mid-May. The wildlife refuge is still dealing with the repercussions, one of which has been the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/07/butterfly-garden-at-hagerman-nwr-attracts-people-and-pollinators/

Detroit River Refuge Manager Publishes New Book

Over a 30-year career working to conserve wildlife in the Great Lakes area, John Hartig has seen and learned an awful lot. Hartig is the Refuge Manager of the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge, located just south of the automobile …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/06/detroit-river-refuge-manager-publishes-new-book/

Bosque Refuge Celebrates Two National Refuge Award Winners

It was a bittersweet moment at Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge on Wednesday, as supervisory biologist John Vradenburg and the Friends of the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge received respective refuge awards from the National Wildlife Refuge Association. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/06/bosque-refuge-celebrates-two-national-refuge-award-winners/

First Day of Sale for 2015-2016 Duck Stamp Announced

The Migratory Bird Conservation Fund recently announced that the winning designs for the 2015-2016 Duck Stamp Contest will be sold to the public for the first time on Friday, June 26. Jennifer Miller, a native of Olean, NY, has been …

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Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge on Shortlist for Best Scenic Campground

Do you love camping, but feel like you’ve seen it all? Are you in search of a truly unique outdoor experience, where over 400,000 acres of pure Georgia wetlands host up-close encounters with wildlife you’ve only seen in zoos? Pitching …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/06/okefenokee-nwr-on-shortlist-for-best-scenic-campground/

Bonner Bridge Settlement Announced today

The National Wildlife Refuge Association is pleased to announce the settlement of a lawsuit regarding the Bonner Bridge and North Carolina Highway 12 (NC-12), which runs through the Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge.   This agreement represents a win-win for everyone …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/06/bonner-bridge-settlement-announced-today/

Hunting and Fishing at Wildlife Refuges Expanded

As a part of Great Outdoors Month (http://www.greatoutdoorsmonth.org/) the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today a proposal that would expand hunting and fishing opportunities on 21 National Wildlife Refuges around the country and amend regulations for these activities on …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/06/hunting-and-fishing-at-wildlife-refuges-expanded/

Looking Forward: Where Do You Hope the Refuge Association Will Be in Another 40 Years?

To continue the celebration of our 40th Anniversary, we have asked U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employees, Friends members, and other nonprofit partners to tell us where they hope the National Wildlife Refuge Association will be in another 40 years. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/06/looking-forward-where-do-you-hope-the-refuge-association-will-be-in-another-40-years/

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