National Wildlife Refuge Association

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Date registered: June 15, 2012

Latest posts

  1. John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge Receives $1 Million to Bolster Education and Community Engagement — March 31, 2016
  2. Proposed Change to Duck Stamp Design Aims to Raise More Money for Conservation — March 25, 2016
  3. Celebrating Success at the Everglades Headwaters National Wildlife Refuge and Conservation Area — March 24, 2016
  4. Bob Ebeling, Refuge Association 2013 Volunteer of the Year, has Passed Away — March 23, 2016
  5. Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge Receives $1 Million in Additional Funding — March 22, 2016

Most commented posts

  1. An open letter to the American people: Events at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge — 45 comments
  2. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Bans GMOs and Neonicotinoid Insecticides — 8 comments
  3. Malheur Occupation Ends, Restoration Can Begin — 8 comments
  4. Dear U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Employees: We Support You! — 6 comments
  5. Mike Boylan Hired as Regional Representative for Region 7 — 5 comments

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John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge Receives $1 Million to Bolster Education and Community Engagement

Hot on the heels of a similar announcement made just nine days ago, today the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced they will invest $1 million annually at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge to continue engaging urban communities and youth …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/03/john-heinz-national-wildlife-refuge-receives-1-million-to-bolster-education-and-community-engagement/

Proposed Change to Duck Stamp Design Aims to Raise More Money for Conservation

Each year, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service holds a contest to determine a new design for the Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp, otherwise known as the Duck Stamp. Artists from across the country submit designs in hopes that …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/03/proposed-change-to-duck-stamp-design-aims-to-raise-more-money-for-conservation/

Celebrating Success at the Everglades Headwaters National Wildlife Refuge and Conservation Area

Sen. Bill Nelson and Rep. Patrick Murphy were among the Florida dignitaries on hand at the Adams Ranch in Fort Pierce today to celebrate the completion of the first set of conservation easements to be added to the Everglades Headwaters …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/03/celebrating-success-at-the-everglades-headwaters-national-wildlife-refuge-and-conservation-area/

Bob Ebeling, Refuge Association 2013 Volunteer of the Year, has Passed Away

Bob Ebeling, the National Wildlife Refuge Association’s 2013 Volunteer of the Year, passed away on Monday at the age of 89. Ebeling was an undeniably passionate conservationist, but there is much more to his story. Before dedicating nearly 25 years …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/03/bob-ebeling-refuge-association-2013-volunteer-of-the-year-has-passed-away/

Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge Receives $1 Million in Additional Funding

Today, Dan Ashe, Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, joined New Mexico Senator Martin Heinrich in announcing that Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge will receive an additional $1 million in annual funding to engage urban communities and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/03/valle-de-oro-national-wildlife-refuge-receives-1-million-in-additional-funding/

We’re Hiring! Communications Specialist

We’re Hiring! Are you passionate about wildlife conservation? Do you have topnotch communications skills? We’re a small but growing non-profit with a big mission – to protect and promote America’s national wildlife refuges, and we’re hiring a communications specialist to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/03/were-hiring-communications-specialist-2/

Private Landowners Play a Critical Role in Successful Conservation Efforts

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service relies on private landowners to successfully conserve and manage America’s landscapes. The Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program (Partners Program) is one of the Service’s most effective tools for building these partnerships across the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/03/private-landowners-play-a-critical-role-in-successful-conservation-efforts/

The Refuge System Celebrates its 113th Birthday

Happy Birthday to the National Wildlife Refuge System! Today, the Refuge System is celebrating its 113th birthday – and everyone is invited to join in the fun.

Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/03/happy-birthday-to-the-national-wildlife-refuge-system-2/

Two Programs Critical to the Refuge System

Right now we have an opportunity to help by demonstrating support for two programs critical to the Refuge System: the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) and the North American Wetland Conservation Act (NAWCA).

Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/03/two-programs-critical-to-the-refuge-system/

Vote to help select the top place to view aquatic life

As part of their 10Best poll, USA Today asked a panel of wildlife experts to nominate the top 20 places in the United States to view aquatic life. Eight national wildlife refuges were included, and we’d love to see one voted the best! Vote for your favorite once per day until polls close on Monday, March 28 at noon ET.

Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/03/vote-to-help-select-the-top-place-to-view-aquatic-life/

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