Tag Archive: wildlife refuge

Migratory Bird Day and Flyways!

May 13th: Migratory Bird Day! This day aims to celebrate all migratory birds and the Migratory Bird Treaty Act that protects them. It is one of the oldest wildlife protection laws, and since its enactment in 1918, it has saved …

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FWS Finalizes Rule Updating Oil and Gas Development Regulations on Refuges

On November 10th, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service finalized a rule they had been working on for years to update non-federal oil and gas development regulations on national wildlife refuges. It may come as a surprise to some that more …

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Collaborative Conservation for Monomoy

The town of Chatham, Massachusetts (the Town) has a 300-year tradition of managing its natural resources. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (the Service) has an equally impressive 150-year history of managing the National Wildlife Refuge System – the world’s …

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Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge Staff Seek Cause Behind Rookery Abandonment

Seahorse Key, one of 13 small islands along the Gulf Coast of Florida that make up Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge, has long been known as the largest bird colony in the area. Yet the island’s rookery, closed to the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/07/cedar-keys-national-wildlife-refuge-staff-seek-cause-behind-rookery-abandonment/

Birding Community E-Bulletin June

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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Birding Community E-Bulletin May

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/2015/05/birding-community-e-bulletin-may-2/

Three Reasons We Love Refuge System Friends and Volunteers

It’s National Volunteer Week! We appreciate and thank all of the Friends and volunteers of the National Wildlife Refuge System – wildlife refuges simply wouldn’t be the same without them.  More than 36,000 individuals volunteer their time to the Refuge …

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Donate Today to Receive a Limited Edition 40th Anniversary Photo Book

To keep the party going and continue celebrating our 40th anniversary, we are unveiling a new limited edition 40th Anniversary Photo Book. This photo book includes 40 of the best photographs from our photo contests representing the immense variety of …

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The Birding Community E-Bulletin February 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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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/02/the-birding-community-e-bulletin-february-2015/

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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Permanent link to this article: http://refugeassociation.org/2015/01/the-birding-community-e-bulletin-january-2015/

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