Tag Archive: USFWS

In Wake of Refuge System’s 114th Birthday – Little to Celebrate

(Washington, D.C.) – Just two days after the Refuge System celebrated its 114th birthday, the Trump Administration released its Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Blueprint with dramatic and damaging cuts to conservation programs. “Like a hurricane wind used to blow out …

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Chad Karges Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award at Department of the Interior

Washington, D.C. – Today, the National Wildlife Refuge Association presented its Theodore Roosevelt Lifetime Achievement Award to Chad Karges, Project Leader at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) in Oregon in recognition of his steadfast leadership and his commitment to building …

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Now Open: 2017 Refuge System Awards!

Request for Nominations Have you ever admired the dedication and talent of a coworker? Have you ever wanted to recognize a colleague for his/her outstanding work? Here’s your chance! The National Wildlife Refuge Association announces that we are now ACCEPTING …

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Public and Private Groups Join to Accomplish Community Improvement and Skills Training at Laguna Atascosa

The project achieved two primary goals: Certify equipment operators with Team Rubicon to work on national wildlife refuges, and perform much-needed erosion control at the Texas wildlife refuge.

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