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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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Availability of the Final Revised Recovery Plan for the Pallid Sturgeon
The Service announced availability of the Pallid Sturgeon Revised Recovery Plan. The endangered Pallid sturgeon is a bottom-feeding fish, which is considered a relic of the dinosaur era.
Eagle Take Permits Related to Construction Projects in Colorado
Recent media reports have suggested that a bald eagle nest along Weld County Road 1 and East County Line Road is delaying reconstruction of a bridge damaged by last year's flooding during September 11-18, 2013.
Recent news accounts suggesting the Endangered Species Act and the Preble's Meadow Jumping Mouse are delaying flood recovery projects in Colorado are inaccurate..
Peaks to Prairies is the Mountain-Prairie regional interactive online newletter. The WInter 2013 edition is available now!
By contrasting stunning wildlife and landscape photography with compelling human interest stories, our Open Spaces blog highlights the profound impact the natural world has on us all. Through our conservation work, we and our partners seek to preserve a priceless piece of our American heritage.
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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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