Tag Archive: refuge news

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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Secretary Zinke Announces Bison Range Decision

On April 13, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke  announced his decision on the National Bison Range. The Secretary stated, “I took a hard look at the current proposal suggesting a new direction for the National Bison Range and assessed …

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Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge Celebrates its 50th Anniversary on August 19th

Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge will celebrate its 50th anniversary on August 19th to commemorate its success to conserve migratory birds and to protect critical habitat in Maine. Established in 1966, Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge is unique in that …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/08/rachel-carson-national-wildlife-refuge-celebrates-its-50th-anniversary-on-august-19th/

The Birding Community E-Bulletin January 2015

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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Fire Prevention Saves the Day at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

During the past spring’s Funny River Fire, two fuel breaks created along the refuge boundary helped save thousands of homes and other structures from destruction. Thanks in part to the fuel breaks, no one was injured and only four seasonal …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/10/fire-prevention-saves-the-day-at-kenai-national-wildlife-refuge/

Refuges Implement New Tool to Become More Energy Efficient

The U.S Fish and Wildlife Service is taking some clear steps to aid in the reduction of greenhouse gases with a new software that makes it easier for managers, staff, and visitors at refuges to be more energy efficient. The …

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The Birding Community E-Bulletin September

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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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/09/the-birding-community-e-bulletin-september-2/

The Birding Community E-Bulletin August

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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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/08/the-birding-community-e-bulletin-august-2/