The Mountain-Prairie Region of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service consists of 8 states in the heart of the American West.Read More >>
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Tribes Strengthen Wildlife Conservation Efforts through Game & Fish Law Enforcement Officer Training
To meet a unique requirement for Tribal wildlife law enforcement officers, federal agencies partnered with the Native American Fish and Wildlife Society to host a week-long intensive training program.
Black-footed Ferret Conservationists Honored in Colorado
Last year black-footed ferrets made a new best friend in Colorado. Gary and Georgia Walker, owners of Turkey Creek Ranch, west of Pueblo, became the first private landowners in the nation to reintroduce black-footed ferrets on their lands...
Shed Feathers Promise New Insights into Sage-grouse Populations
Feathers fly each spring when male greater sage-grouse square off on the lek. The genetic material in these feathers is giving researchers an opportunity to gain powerful new insights into the secret lives of these iconic sagebrush birds.
Peaks to Prairies is the Mountain-Prairie regional interactive online newletter. The Spring 2014 edition is available now!
A coordinated, partner-driven campaign to bring public attention to the dramatic conversion of grasslands and wetlands to cropland in one of America's last intact grassland ecosystems - the prairie pothole region.
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National wildlife refuges provide free and low-cost recreational opportunities for all age groups, year-round. From paddle trips to fishing to snowshoeing, refuge lands offer something for everyone. The great news? There's a refuge within an hour drive of most major cities, so find one near you today!
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