National Wildlife Refuge Association

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Date registered: June 15, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Duck Stamp Signed Into Law — December 17, 2014
  2. Winter Activities on National Wildlife Refuges — December 16, 2014
  3. 2014 Annual Report Now Available Online! — December 12, 2014
  4. Omnibus Spending Bill Includes Budget Increase for Refuge System — December 12, 2014
  5. Sleigh Rides at the National Elk Refuge — December 11, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Bans GMOs and Neonicotinoid Insecticides — 6 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. Annual Christmas Bird Count — 4 comments
  5. Refuge Week, a Great Success! — 4 comments

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Duck Stamp Signed Into Law

Obama has signed two important bills about the Duck Stamp into law! This is a huge victory for America’s wildlife refuges and it would not have happened without the hard work of our advocates! We’ve been following the progress of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/12/duck-stamp-signed-into-law/

Winter Activities on National Wildlife Refuges

Courtesy of the National Wildlife Refuge System: Make the Season Merry at a National Wildlife Refuge System Walk in a winter wonderland. Hear sleigh bells ring. Make the season bright at a national wildlife refuge near you. Check out some …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/12/winter-activities-on-national-wildlife-refuges/

2014 Annual Report Now Available Online!

The National Wildlife Refuge Association’s 2014 Annual Report highlights accomplishments from the last fiscal year. From our Beyond the Boundaries program which focuses on landscape based conservation efforts to building our network of friends and supporters to include much deeper work with private …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/12/2014-annual-report-now-available-online/

Omnibus Spending Bill Includes Budget Increase for Refuge System

The House and Senate finally came to agreement this week on an omnibus-spending package that will fund the vast majority of federal government programs until the end of September, the remainder of FY 2015. Overall, the bill retains status quo …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/12/omnibus-spending-bill-includes-budget-increase-for-refuge-system/

Sleigh Rides at the National Elk Refuge

The holiday season is full of fun winter activities, especially in the Refuge System. One of the main attractions in the winter are sleigh rides at the National Elk Refuge in beautiful Jackson Hole, WY – what could be more …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/12/sleigh-rides-at-the-national-elk-refuge/

Annual Christmas Bird Count

It’s that time of year again! This year marks the 115th Christmas Bird Count. Hosted by Audubon, the annual Christmas Bird Count is the longest running Citizen Science Survey in the world providing critical data on population trends across the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/12/annual-christmas-bird-count/

Wildlife Refuges Aiding in Efforts to Slow Climate Change

If you’re reading this blog, chances are you appreciate and value the National Wildlife Refuge System and all that it has to offer. We are well aware of the immense benefits to wildlife and habitat that these open spaces provide. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/12/wildlife-refuges-aiding-in-efforts-to-slow-climate-change/

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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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/11/giving-tuesday-is-in-less-than-one-week/

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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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/11/giving-thanks-for-a-recovered-species/

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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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/11/friends-come-to-washington/

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