Thanks to the Land and Water Conservation Fund, the Fish and Wildlife Service was able to add more than 190 acres of wildlife habitat to Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge in upstate New York.
At the Fish and Wildlife Service, we know the world needs dedicated women scientists, so we strive to show future women scientists some of our real employees who can inspire them to follow their dreams. Taking a cue from toymaker LEGO, which recently introduced a Research Institute set featuring female scientists, folks in our Midwest Region dug out their LEGOs and created their own set.
A hunting outfitter/guide in Colorado and his top assistant have both pleaded guilty to felony conspiracy charges in connection with an illegal hunting operation that ran from 2007 to 2010. The pair and two other assistant guides routinely trapped, shot, and caged mountain lions and bobcats, later releasing the injured animals to provide sure-fire hunts and quick-to-kill trophies for paying clients.
|Fish and Wildlife Service Federal Register Notices Final Rule Proposed Rule Notice|
|08/27/14. Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council; Public Meeting|
|08/26/14. Migratory Bird Hunting; 12-Month Finding on the Petition To List Least Chub as an Endangered or Threatened Species|
|08/26/14. Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Endangered Status for Vandenberg Monkeyflower|