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Empowering the Next Generation of Conservation Leaders

Summer is here and our student interns are having a blast! Every year the National Wildlife Refuge Association coordinates a 10-week long summer internship program for dedicated and passionate students on national wildlife refuges. These students gain real-world wildlife management …

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Meet Our Next Generation of Environmental Leaders

This week, participants in the Arctic Youth Ambassadors program (AYA) will be visiting senior policymakers and government officials here in Washington D.C. to discuss important environmental challenges in Alaska. The AYA program, established by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2016/10/meet-our-next-generation-of-environmental-leaders/

Working in Paradise

  For many college students and recent graduates, it’s hard to build a resume without a job and it’s hard to get a job without a resume. For aspiring conservation leaders, we wanted to address that problem. Through our Spirit …

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Students Launch Protect Our Mascots Campaign at College Football National Championship Game

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During tonight’s Clemson vs. Alabama college football national championship game in Gendale, Ariz., thousands of students will form a virtual truce to show solidarity for both teams’ mascots, the tiger and the elephant. The National Tigers for Tigers Coalition, a …

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Students Plant 50 Trees at Iron River National Fish Hatchery

At the Iron River National Fish Hatchery in Wisconsin, a group of school children from nearby South Shore Elementary volunteered their time to perform maintenance, learn about their environment, and improve the local habitat – all in a single day’s …

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National Tigers for Tigers Coalition Hopes to #MakeARoar for Tiger Conservation

Carrah Lingo is the Communications Associate for the National Tigers for Tigers Coalition The National Tigers for Tigers Coalition is holding its 1st Annual National Tiger Awareness Week at various tiger mascot schools across the nation starting Monday, November 10th through Sunday, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2014/11/national-tigers-for-tigers-coalition-hopes-to-makearoar-for-tiger-conservation/