Tag Archive: endangered species

Migratory Bird Day and Flyways!

May 13th: Migratory Bird Day! This day aims to celebrate all migratory birds and the Migratory Bird Treaty Act that protects them. It is one of the oldest wildlife protection laws, and since its enactment in 1918, it has saved …

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Birding Community E-Bulletin May

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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Protecting Multinational Species

Elephants, Tigers and Rhinos, Oh My. Have you ever seen a tiger in the wild? How about an elephant? If not, would you ever want to? If we do not act now to protect these iconic species, you might not …

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Private Landowners Aiding in Protection of Everglades

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program brings together the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and private landowners to create public private partnerships for the benefit of wildlife conservation. A key example of this is …

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Tigers for Tigers Summit Full of Passion and Excitement

What do you get when you combine wild tigers and a bunch of smart, passionate college students? A whole lot of “potential to take tiger conservation outside its box and into game-changing new territory,” said author and conservationist Judy Mills, …

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Delmarva Fox Squirrel Officially Recovered

Great news! This morning, Secretary of the Interior, Sally Jewell and Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Dan Ashe announced at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to delist the Delmarva …

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Tiger Stamp is on its Way Back!

Carrah Lingo is the Communications Associate for the National Tigers for Tigers Coalition On Monday, September 8th 2014 Congress kept the Save Vanishing Species Stamp alive! After a brief halt with the stamp last Fall, Senate bill S.231 passed through …

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