Almost anything IS possible, especially when you have our great conservation partners engaged. That’s one of the lessons I have learned throughout my career in the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Today, Secretary Jewell awarded the Partners in Conservation awards to 20 outstanding partnership projects within Department of the Interior agencies. These partnerships are examples of that motto and I’m proud we had four partnerships recognized.
The partnerships recognized by the Secretary exemplify the teamwork, dedication and foresight moving conservation forward to meet the challenges of today and the future. I know we have hundreds, if not thousands, of partnerships with individuals, organizations and other government agencies.
Here are the four we celebrated with Secretary Jewell today: