National Wildlife Refuge Association

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Date registered: June 15, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Fire prevention saves the day at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge — October 22, 2014
  2. Refuge Week, a Great Success! — October 20, 2014
  3. Appreciating National Wildlife Refuges — October 16, 2014
  4. Friends and Refuges: A Valuable Partnership — October 14, 2014
  5. Support the Refuge Association through the Combined Federal Campaign — October 10, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Mike Boylan Hired as Regional Representative for Region 7 — 5 comments
  2. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Bans GMOs and Neonicotinoid Insecticides — 5 comments
  3. Refuge Week, a Great Success! — 4 comments
  4. Ron Cole Shares His Experiences as a Refuge Association Employee — 4 comments
  5. Ron Cole Hired as New Conservation Programs Western Program Manager — 3 comments

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Fire prevention saves the day at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

During the past spring’s Funny River Fire, two fuel breaks created along the refuge boundary helped save thousands of homes and other structures from destruction. Thanks in part to the fuel breaks, no one was injured and only four seasonal …

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Refuge Week, a Great Success!

Refuge Week has come and gone, and what a fun week it was! From events all across the country, to the massive participation on social media, thousands of wildlife fans shared their love of our national wildlife refuges far and …

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Appreciating National Wildlife Refuges

National Wildlife Refuge Week is in full swing and we couldn’t be more excited about all the events that have happened and continue to happen. Amidst all of the celebrations, we are reminded to stop and think about why we …

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Friends and Refuges: A Valuable Partnership

Did you know that volunteers and refuge “Friends” do approximately 20 percent of all work on national wildlife refuges – the equivalent of 648 full time employees? Friends groups exist to support national wildlife refuges, and they do just that …

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Support the Refuge Association through the Combined Federal Campaign

Attention Federal Employees! As you know, the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is the annual fund-raising drive conducted by federal employees in their workplace each fall. Each year, federal employees and military personnel raise millions of dollars through the CFC, benefiting …

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It’s Almost Refuge Week!

Next week is National Wildlife Refuge Week! There are events happening all over the country. Do you have any plans for Refuge Week? If so, let us know in the comments! The Refuge Association is in full force gearing up …

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Pioneer of Kodiak Brown Bear Biology Passes Away at Age 89

A pioneer of capturing and tracking bears, a wildlife enthusiast, and a force to be reckoned with, Will Troyer passed away September 21 at the age of 89 in Alaska. Troyer lived life to the fullest, as they like to …

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The Birding Community E-Bulletin October

This Birding Community E-bulletin is being distributed to active and concerned birders, those dedicated to the joys of birding and the protection of birds and their habitats. This issue is sponsored by the producers of superb quality birding binoculars and …

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We’ve Reached 100k!

In celebration of the Refuge Association Facebook page reaching 100,000 likes, here are our most popular Facebook posts. Enjoy!   Piping Plovers: This photo, posted mid August, highlights one of the main species that is protected at Rhode Island National …

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Attention All Refuge Visitors!

National Wildlife Refuge Week is fast approaching! Refuge Week, October 12-18, is a week dedicated to celebrating all things related to the National Wildlife Refuge System. This year, we want you to share your love for the Refuge System through …

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