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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USFWS and Partners Celebrate Endangered Species Day
The 8th annual national Endangered Species Day will be celebrated on May 17, 2013, with special events and other programs throughout the country.
Service Reopens Comment Period on Lesser Prairie-Chicken Listing Proposal
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced the reopening of the public comment period on its 2012 proposal to add the lesser prairie-chicken to the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife.
Peaks to Prairies is the Mountain-Prairie regional interactive online newletter. The Spring 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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