Tag Archive: refuge

Bill to Support Volunteers on Wildlife Refuges Heard on Capitol Hill Today

Today, November 15th at 10:30 a.m., a hearing on Capitol Hill was held in the House of Representatives concerning H.R.3979, the Keep America’s Refuges Operational Act (KARO) of 2017.  This bill would reauthorize the Volunteer and Community Partnership Act and …

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Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge on Shortlist for Best Scenic Campground

Do you love camping, but feel like you’ve seen it all? Are you in search of a truly unique outdoor experience, where over 400,000 acres of pure Georgia wetlands host up-close encounters with wildlife you’ve only seen in zoos? Pitching …

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The Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp Should Increase in Price

UPDATE: The Bill has passed the House, and now moves to the Senate.  Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Dan Ashe has released a statement commending the U.S. House of Representatives for their decision, “The increase is desperately …

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