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 in 13 States Receive $4.2 Million From Service for Conservation Work
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced nearly $4.2 million in Tribal Wildlife Grants to Native American Tribes in 13 states. The awards will support conservation projects that benefit a wide range of wildlife and habitat.
First Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Bank Launched
Senior officials from the U.S. Department of the Interior and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service joined Wyoming Governor Matt Mead today in announcing the launch of the nation's first conservation bank for greater sage-grouse.
Hunting and Outfitter Guide Sentenced for Illegally Killing and Transporting Wildlife
Assistant hunting outfitter and guide was sentenced to 6 months home confinement, a $5,000 fine, 50 hours of community service and three years probation for violating the Lacey Act.
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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