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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Service Launches “Ferret Cam” to Celebrate Endangered Species Recovery Efforts
Ft. Collins Museum of Discovery and USFWS Celebrate Black-footed Ferret Recovery during “Musteli-Day.” Launch of “Ferret Cam” highlights recovery efforts.
Service Invites Additional Comments on Endangered Species Act Proposals for Two Prairie Butterflies
The Service has reopened the public comment period on its proposal to designate critical habitat for the Dakota skipper and Poweshiek skipperling, two species of butterflies, under the ESA.
Secretary Jewell, Director Ashe Announce $35 Million in Grants to Boost State Endangered Species Conservation Effort
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Service Director Dan Ashe announced today nearly $35 million in grants to 20 states to enable collaborative efforts to conserve many of America's imperiled species.
Peaks to Prairies is the Mountain-Prairie regional interactive online newletter. The Summer 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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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service supports efforts to keep the greater sage-grouse off the endangered species list by protecting its habitat to increase sage-grouse numbers. Find out about the benefits of conservation steps that Westerners are taking - to conserve the big open spaces that sage-grouse and other sagebrush species need.
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