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From report SACRAMENTO FWO: Outfoxing mange in the San Joaquin kit fox
@UsfwsSacArea partnering to stop a mange epidemic in Bakersfield CA endangered kit fox

The Service is partnering in an effort to stop a mange epidemic in San Joaquin kit fox living in Bakersfield California. Researchers plan to test the use of over-the-counter mange-preventive collars to reduce the incidence of this disease. Domestic dogs are easily protected from the disease with monthly tick and flea prevention medication.
From report YREKA FWO: A Bridge to Somewhere: Improved Salmon Habitat
A bridge to somewhere - better salmon Habitat on Klamath River trib

Klamath Basin salmon migrating to spawn this year in Ft. Goff Creek should have an easier time of it thanks to the removal of a 1940s era culvert. A dozen conservation partners supported the project and made it a reality.
From report YREKA FWO:  Fish N’ Fire -- Landowners Embrace Latter to help Former
Fish N’ Fire: Landowners Embrace Latter to help Former in Klamath Basin

Landowners from tiny Salmon River and Mid-Klamath River hamlets are embarking on exciting conservation projects that use fire as a conservation tool to advance the restoration of fish and the habitats and landscapes that surround them. What is unique about these projects is that the restoration work is occurring on private lands. Beautifully rugged and remote, Californ
From report GLRI Contaminants of Emerging Concern Presented at MN Water Resources Conference
GLRI Contaminants of Emerging Concern Presented at MN Water Resources Conference

From report YREKA FWO: Service, Partners Receive Award for Pacific Fisher Conservation
California Fisher Conservation Partners Receive Award from Sustainable Forestry Initiative

California Fisher Conservation Partners Receive Award from Sustainable Forestry Initiative On Oct. 7, 2015, the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) presented its annual Conservation Leadership Award to collaborators from Sierra Pacific Industries (SPI), North Carolina State University, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
From report Two Wisconsin Prisons Help Monarch Conservation

From report FAIRBANKS FISH & WILDLIFE FIELD OFFICE: Alaskan Teens are getting the Lead Out!

Three Alaskan youth are producing a video to voice their concerns about the effects of lead shot on the health of threatened Steller’s and spectacled eiders that nest on Alaska’s North Slope. Project partners are the Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, Teen Media Institute, and UAF Cooperative Extension Service. Stay tuned to see the results of their creative efforts!
From report Ashland FWCO Implementing Projects Big and Small to Benefit Monarch Butterflies in Northern Wisconsin

The Ashland FWCO has been doing its part to help with monarch habitat and education. Multiple small and large projects are currently taking place to benefit pollinators. We have been involved in everything from small scale rain gardens to landscape level initiatives. We have also helped educate many kids and adults through school monarch tagging events and educational habitat installation.
From report FAIRBANKS FISH & WILDLIFE OFFICE:Planting the Seeds of Conservation

Multi-faceted benefits were achieved by this project. The City of North Pole gained an attractive garden that educates the public about the need for water quality. Chinook salmon in the Chena River gain from improved water quality, and five young people came away with a sense of empowerment that will help them tackle future environmental challenges in their community.
From report Catherine Wolter Wilderness Area Hydrologic Restoration

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) of Wisconsin and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program recently completed a project at the Catherine Wolter Wilderness Area in WI. The work consisted of restoring the natural hydrology of a large area of interconnected lakes and wetlands. The project benefitted a host of species including brook trout and Canada warblers.
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