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From report St. Louis Area Refuges Participate in 2015 St. Louis Earth Day

St. Louis Area refuges helped St. Louis residents create balls of native seed for their garden #STLEarthDay
From report Permanent Protection for Strategic Wisconsin Lake Superior Basin Brook Trout and Migratory Bird Habitat

For the last five years the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has been working with the West Wisconsin Land Trust to protect land and waterways of strategically selected Lake Superior brook trout tributaries. Working together 5 land protection projects were completed which forever protect 4,911 acres of Wisconsin’s Lake Superior basin for the benefit of brook trout and migratory birds.
From report Urban audience gets an up close look at bird life with OspreyCam!
These 2 #osprey have a great view of #Baltimore skyline. Check them out on the #OspreyCam! http://ow.ly/LfcUy

From report Join One of North America's Most Important Bird Monitoring Programs Today
Calling All Midwest Birders - the North American Breeding Bird Survey Needs You!

From report ARCATA FWO: Turning the Tide for Wildlife on Humboldt Bay
Humboldt Bay Restoration Project Continues to Bask in all its Brackish Glory

Estuaries are considered among the most productive habitats in the world and the opportunity to breach a levee to restore such an important estuary system in California doesn't happen every day. Two winters have now passed since Humboldt Bay's McDaniel's Slough restoration project was completed. We checked in with conservation partners involved in the project to see how things are working out.
From report Encouraging results for a new mussel culture strategy at Genoa National Fish Hatchery

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From report Barkhausen Preserve Coastal Fish and Wildlife Habitat Restoration

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Coastal Program – Great Lakes and Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program provided funding and professional assistance to Ducks Unlimited and worked with other partners to restore degraded wetlands and waterways within and near the Barkhausen Preserve on the west shore of Green Bay. The project benefits many important species of migratory fish and waterfowl.
From report Removing a Dam and Restoring Mussels

The Service provided assistance to remove the West Milton Dam on the Stillwater River in Miami County, Ohio. The structure was approximately thirteen feet tall and impounded over 2 miles of the River. To avoid and minimize impacts to mussels and aquatic organisms the dam was removed during low flow and mussel rescue occurred for two weeks. A wide diversity of species and ages were collected

From report Genoa National Fish Hatchery Visitor Center Dream to Become a Reality

Genoa National Fish Hatchery Visitor Center Dream to Become a Reality
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