National Wildlife Refuge Association

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Date registered: June 15, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Giving Tuesday is in Less Than One Week — November 26, 2014
  2. Giving Thanks for a Recovered Species — November 24, 2014
  3. Friends Come to Washington! — November 19, 2014
  4. The Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp Should Increase in Price — November 14, 2014
  5. Refuge Champion’s Final Migratory Bird Conservation Commission Meeting — November 13, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Bans GMOs and Neonicotinoid Insecticides — 5 comments
  2. Mike Boylan Hired as Regional Representative for Region 7 — 5 comments
  3. Ron Cole Shares His Experiences as a Refuge Association Employee — 4 comments
  4. Refuge Week, a Great Success! — 4 comments
  5. Refuge Association Praises Expansion of Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument — 3 comments

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Giving Tuesday is in Less Than One Week

  It’s almost #GivingTuesday! This week we are reminded of what we are most thankful for. For us here at the Refuge Association, we are thinking about you, our readers and supporters. We hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving and …

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Giving Thanks for a Recovered Species

This week is all about giving thanks. We are thankful for many things, including the recovery of the wild turkey! This popular game bird was on the verge of extinction in the early 1930’s. Thankfully, due to conservation efforts the …

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Friends Come to Washington!

Refuge Friends are incredibly valued partners of the Refuge System. Dedicated and passionate about their refuge, Friends show their support in a variety of ways, including advocating for their refuge and the Refuge System as a whole on Capitol Hill. …

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The Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp Should Increase in Price

UPDATE: The Bill has passed the House, and now moves to the Senate.  Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Dan Ashe has released a statement commending the U.S. House of Representatives for their decision, “The increase is desperately …

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Refuge Champion’s Final Migratory Bird Conservation Commission Meeting

This morning, Refuge System champion and conservation hero, Rep. John Dingell (D-MI) participated in his last meeting of the Migratory Bird Conservation Commission as he is retiring in January. He is the longest serving member of the Commission, having begun …

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Veterans in the National Wildlife Refuge System

Veterans Day reminds us of the incredible service our soldiers provide. Not only do they fight for us on the battlefield and in the military, they also go on to do wonderful work in other areas, such as America’s national …

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Wildlife Refuges Reaching the People

Support for wildlife conservation is how our protected lands stay protected. It is more important now than it ever has been to build a strong constituency for the National Wildlife Refuge System as well as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife …

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Critters That Lurk in the Night

As Halloween draws our attention to creatures that lurk in the night, let’s look at some wildlife that actually does! Nocturnal animals are those that are active at night and rest during the day. Typically nocturnal animals rest during the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/10/critters-that-lurk-in-the-night/

Mark Musaus Appointed New Regional Representative, Southeast Region

The National Wildlife Refuge Association is pleased to welcome Mark Musaus as its new Regional Representative for the Southeast Region. Musaus will represent the Refuge Association to facilitate communication between local stakeholders, nonprofits and the Service about issues dealing with …

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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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