Tag Archive: migratory birds

Duck Stamp Sale Opens Today

Today, June 23rd, the new Federal and Junior Duck Stamps go on sale. Federal duck stamps are mandatory waterfowl hunting license requirements every hunter over the age of 16 must purchase and carry. Through this program, hunting ducks, geese, and …

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Celebrate the Centennial Anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty!

One hundred years ago, on August 16, 1916, the U.S. and Great Britain, on behalf of Canada, signed the first Migratory Bird Treaty to recognize the significance and international importance to conserve, protect and manage migratory birds and their habitats. …

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Bills in the House: One Hurts and Other Helps Refuge System

Yesterday, the House Committee on Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs held a hearing discussing several bills important to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service).  One bill would remove the authority from the Service to …

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Federal Duck Stamp On Sale Tomorrow!

Tomorrow is the first day of sale for the 2014-2015 Federal Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp, also known as the “Duck Stamp” and Junior Duck Stamps. What started out as a simple hunting license has turned into one of the most efficient …

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