National Wildlife Refuge Association

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Date registered: June 15, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Bill to Support Volunteers on Wildlife Refuges Heard on Capitol Hill Today — November 15, 2017
  2. News From The Everglades — November 15, 2017
  3. Dr. Jane Goodall urges Congress to protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. — November 14, 2017
  4. Help REI Grow the OptOutside Movement – Share With Your Networks — November 14, 2017
  5. The Refuge Association is a Part of AmazonSmile! — November 8, 2017

Most commented posts

  1. An open letter to the American people: Events at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge — 47 comments
  2. Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge—Border Wall Through the Refuge? — 12 comments
  3. FAQs – The Repeal of the Alaska National Wildlife Refuge Rule — 12 comments
  4. National Bison Range — 11 comments
  5. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Bans GMOs and Neonicotinoid Insecticides — 9 comments

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National Public Lands Day is a “fee-free” day!

National Public Lands Day, Saturday, September 30, 2017 is a “fee-free” day! Many of NWRA’s partners, supporters and Friends are preparing to celebrate National Public Lands Day this weekend with a day of volunteerism and/or enjoyment of “fee-free” events and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/09/national-public-lands-day-is-a-fee-free-day/

We Mourn the Loss of Our Conservation Hero

The conservation movement lost a hero. Alto “Bud” Adams didn’t necessarily look the part with his cowboy hat, boots, and dusty jeans, but he was every inch the conservationist in his quest to protect the magic of Everglades Headwaters, from …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/09/we-mourn-the-loss-of-our-conservation-hero/

Trump Administration Secretly Pushing Illegal Oil Exploration in the Arctic Refuge

  WASHINGTON (Sept. 16, 2017) – The Washington Post reported today that the Trump administration is secretly taking the first steps towards opening the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling. The Post reports that the Department of the Interior …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/09/trump-administration-secretly-pushing-illegal-oil-exploration-in-the-arctic-refuge/

Update on Damages from Hurricane Irma

Dear Friends, Service staff, and refuge supporters, If you have been impacted by Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Harvey, or the fires in the west, please know our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families as you work to deal …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/09/update-on-damages-from-hurricane-irma/

Our Thoughts Are With You!

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Texas Refuges Hurricane Harvey Update

As Hurricane Harvey continues to pummel Southeast Texas, our thoughts are with everyone who find themselves in the storm’s path, especially U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) staff and Friends and volunteers of the refuges impacted. We are relieved to report …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/08/texas-refuges-hurricane-harvey-update/

Trump Administration Rejects the Overwhelming Support for Monuments from Millions of Americans

The National Wildlife Refuge Association strongly condemns Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke’s recommendations to downsize and alter management of our national monuments. While the official report is still being kept secret from the American people, the recommendations reportedly include …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/08/trump-administration-rejects-overwhelming-support-for-monuments-from-millions-of-americans/

Refuge Association Staff Provide Thought Leadership at Advanced Refuge Management Academy and Refuge Friends Academy

This week, staff from the Refuge Association attended two trainings at the National Conservation Training Center hosted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service – Advanced Refuge Management Academy and Refuge Friends Academy. The Refuge Association’s participation was to explain …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/08/refuge-association-staff-provide-thought-leadership-at-advanced-refuge-management-academy-and-refuge-friends-academy/

Rooney, Perdue View Ranchers’ Land and Water Conservation Efforts

This press release has been re-published from Florida Representative Tom Rooney’s office.  Aug 18, 2017 Press Release FORT MYERS, FL – This morning, Congressman Tom Rooney (FL-17) and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue observed critical water quality and land …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/08/rooney-perdue-view-ranchers-land-and-water-conservation-efforts/

Pea Island NWR Powers Up the Outer Banks

The Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge on the Outer Banks of North Carolina has long been helping power the local economy through ecotourism and beautiful natural beaches, but this summer, the refuge was more than an economic power house, it …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2017/08/pea-island-nwr-powers-up-the-outer-banks/

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