Office Of External Affairs
Mountain-Prairie Region
External Affairs >> Home

External Affairs staff in the Mountain-Prairie Region of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service provides support to the regional office and field stations to communicate and faciliate information about the Service's programs to the public, media, Congress, Tribes, partners, and other stakeholders in the 8-state region.

 

June 4, 2013
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes to Revise Critical Habitat For the Salt Creek Tiger Beetle

 

June 4, 2013
Help Us Celebrate National Get Outdoors Day Colorado 2013

 

May 24, 2013
Spring Releases for Endangered Fish a "No Go" This Year

 

May 23, 2013
Preble's Meadow Jumping Mouse Retains Protections Under Endangered Species Act

 

May 20, 2013
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Investigates Bald Eagle Shooting

 

May 20, 2013
Service to Extend Public Comment Period for a Supplement to the Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Demographic Recovery Criteria

 

May 17, 2013
Bob Danley Selected as USFWS Nominee for American Recreation Coalition's Beacon Award

 

May 16, 2013
Fish & Wildlife Service Announces Approval of 1 Million to Conserve Migratory Bird Habitat in Wyoming

 

May 16, 2013
Fish & U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Endangered Species Recovery Champion Award Winners

 

May 14, 2013
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and Partners Celebrate Endangered Species Day

 

May 8, 2013
Service Estimates Economic Impacts and Releases Draft Environmental Assessment of Critical Habitat Designation for Neosho Mucket and Rabbitsfoot

 

May 6, 2013
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Celebrates International Migratory Bird Day

 

May 6, 2013
Service Reopens Comment Period on Lesser Prairie-Chicken Listing Proposal

 

May 3, 2013
Service Announces Availability of Amendment to Conservation Agreement for Utah Invertebrate

 

May 2, 2013
Service Opens Comment Period on Draft Conservation Strategy for NCDE Grizzly Bear Population

 

April 22, 2013
National Endangered Species Day Youth Art Contest Winners Chosen

 

April 12, 2013

Service & State Agencies Release 2012 Annual Report for Northern Rocky Mountain Wolf

 

April 11, 2013

Finding of No Significant Impact for the Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment for the Richardson Flat Tailings Site, Park City, Utah

 

April 3, 2013

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Park Service Make Progress on Proposed Niobrara Confluence and Ponca Bluffs Conservation Areas

 

March 28, 2013

USFWS And 4H Award 2013 Youth Conservation Award to Environmental Day Camp in Colorado

 

March 26, 2013

Rising to the Challenge of Climate Change

 

March 25, 2013

USFWS Releases Report to Help Guide Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Objectives

 

March 21, 2013

State Wildlife Agencies to Receive $882 Million for Critical Conservation Projects

 

March 15, 2013

Arrests Made in Multi-State Paddlefish "Caviar" Trafficking Operation

 

March 15, 2013

USFWS Opens Comment Period on Draft Recovery Plan for Endangered Pallid Sturgeon

 

March 13, 2013

Operation Rolling Thunder Rolls up 11 Convictions for Eagle Take/Trafficking

 

February 18, 2013
Lahood, Salazar, Hickenlooper Announce $1.7 Million Grant for Key Portion of Rocky Mountain Greenway

 

February 14, 2013
Colorado Outfitter Sentenced to Prison for Six Lacey Act Violations


February 14, 2013

USFWS Agents Secure $85,000 in Restitution for Endangered Whooping Crane Killing

 

February 13, 2013
Operation Rolling Thunder Rolls Up 11 Convictions for Eagle Take/Trafficking

 

February 12, 2013
USFWS Announces Annual Endangered Species Youth Art Contest


February 5, 2013

Sage Grouse International Launches Groundbreaking New Report

 

February 1, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposed to List Wolverine as Threatened Under the Endangered Species Act

 

January 29, 2013

A Rocky Mountain Success Story: Canada Lynx

 

January 24, 2013

Matt Hogan Named Deputy Regional Director for Mountain-Prairie Region of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

 

January 17, 2013

Landmark Publication Celebrates 75 Years of Conservation and Partnership Success Through the Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Program

 

January 14, 2013
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Begins Commemoration of 40th Anniversary of Endangered Species Act

 

January 10, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Listing Gunnison Sage-Grouse Under Endangered Species Act

 

January 3, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Identifies Important Habitat for Southwestern Willow Flycatcher

 

  • December 31, 2012

    America's Great Outdoors: Secretary Salazar, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Announce Expanded Conservation at Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge

     

    November 30, 2012

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Initiates Process to Consider Lesser Prairie-Chicken as Threatened Species Under the Endangered Species Act

     

    November 28, 2012

    Professional Hunter Pleads Guilty to Lacey Act Violation in Kansas

     

    November 21, 2012

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Annual List of Candidates for Endangered Species Act Protection

     

    November 21, 2012

    A Win for Both People and Birds in the San Luis Valley

     

    November 19, 2012

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Conduct Public Meetings for Proposed Conservation Easement Program in Bear River Watershed

     

    November 13, 2012

    Reward for Information on Golden Eagle Shooting

     

    November 6, 2012

    Habitat & Population Evaluation Teams Complete Analysis of 25th Year of Four-Square-Mile Survey Data

     

    November 6, 2012

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Provides Notice of Availability for Richardson Flat Tailing Site Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment

     

     

    View all

  • June 4, 2013
    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes to Revise Critical Habitat For the Salt Creek Tiger Beetle

     

    June 4, 2013
    Help Us Celebrate National Get Outdoors Day Colorado 2013

     

    May 24, 2013
    Spring Releases for Endangered Fish a "No Go" This Year

     

    May 23, 2013
    Preble's Meadow Jumping Mouse Retains Protections Under Endangered Species Act

     

    May 20, 2013
    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Investigates Bald Eagle Shooting

     

    May 20, 2013
    Service to Extend Public Comment Period for a Supplement to the Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Demographic Recovery Criteria

     

    May 16, 2013
    Fish & Wildlife Service Announces Approval of 1 Million to Conserve Migratory Bird Habitat in Wyoming

     

    May 16, 2013
    Fish & U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Endangered Species Recovery Champion Award Winners

     

    May 14, 2013
    U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and Partners Celebrate Endangered Species Day

     

    May 8, 2013
    Service Estimates Economic Impacts and Releases Draft Environmental Assessment of Critical Habitat Designation for Neosho Mucket and Rabbitsfoot

     

    May 6, 2013
    U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Celebrates International Migratory Bird Day

     

    May 6, 2013
    Service Reopens Comment Period on Lesser Prairie-Chicken Listing Proposal

     

    May 3, 2013
    Service Announces Availability of Amendment to Conservation Agreement for Utah Invertebrate

     

    May 2, 2013
    US Fish & Wildlife Service Opens Comment Period on a draft Conservation Strategy for the Northern Continental Divide Grizzly Bear Population

     

    April 26, 2013
    Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Eagle Conservation Plan Guidance

     

    April 25, 2013
    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces New Winner of 2013 Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest

     

    April 23, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Availability of the Draft Recovery Plan for the Black-footed Ferret

     

    April 22, 2013

    Draft Conservation Plan Released for Quivira National Wildlife Refuge

     

    April 22, 2013

    National Endangered Species Day Youth Art Contest Winners Chosen

     

    April 18, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Hold an Open House Regarding Step-Down Management Plans for Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge Complex

     

    April 12, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, State Agencies Release 2012 Annual Report for Northern Rocky Mountain Wolf Population

     

    April 11, 2013

    Finding of No Significant Impact for the Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment for the Richardson Flat Tailings Site, Park City, Utah

     

    April 3, 2013

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Park Service Make Progress on Proposed Niobrara Confluence and Ponca Bluffs Conservation Areas

     

    March 29, 2013

    Prescribed Burning Planned at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

     

    March 28, 2013

    Minnesota Man Sentenced to Restore Federally Protected Wetland Basin

     

    March 25, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Report to Help Guide Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Objectives

     

    March 21, 2013

    State Wildlife Agencies to Receive $882 Million for Critical Conservation Projects

     

    March 15, 2013

    Arrests Made in Multi-State Paddlefish "Caviar" Trafficking Operation

     

    March 15, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Opens Comment Period on Draft Recovery Plan for Federally Endangered Pallid Sturgeon

     

    March 13, 2013
    Operation Rolling Thunder Rolls Up 11 Convictions for Eagle Take/Trafficking

     

    March 12, 2013
    USFWS Investigates Bald Eagle Shooting, Reward for Information

     

    March 7, 2013
    USFWS Extends Comment Period for Proposed Listing of Gunnison Sage-Grouse

     

    March 5, 2013
    USFWS Seeks Public Comments on Disposal of the Castle Dale Upland Bird Management Unit in Emery County, Utah

     

    March 4, 2013
    USFWS Seeks Input from Public on Issues Associated with a Proposal for Oil and Gas Exploration on Ouray NWR

     

    February 18, 2013
    Lahood, Salazar, Hickenlooper Announce $1.7 Million Grant for Key Portion of Rocky Mountain Greenway

     

    February 7, 2013

    Environmental Assessement and Draft Greater Sage-Grouse Umbrella Candidate Conservation Agreement with Assurances for Wyoming Ranch Management

     

    February 6, 2013

    Endangered Species Bulletin Commences 40th Anniversary of the Endangered Species Act

     

    February 1, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposed to List Wolverine as Threatened Under the Endangered Species Act

     

    January 31, 2013

    Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge Announces Release of Draft Environmental Assessment Regarding the Removal of Non-native Cutthroat Trout

     

    January 31, 2013

    Clint Riley Named Assistant Regional Director for Migratory Birds and State Programs for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Mountain-Prairie Region

     

    January 24, 2013

    Matt Hogan Named Deputy Regional Director for Mountain-Prairie Region of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

     

    January 22, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Extend Public Comment Period for Black-footed Ferret Safe Harbor Agreement

     

    January 22, 2013

    Will Meeks Named Assistant Regional Director for Refuges of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Mountain-Prairie Region

     

    January 17, 2013

    Landmark Publication Celebrates 75 Years of Conservation and Partnership Success Through the Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Program

     

    January 16, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Host Three Public Meetings to Obtain Comments on Listing Proposal for Gunnison Sage-Grouse

     

    January 16, 2013

    Conservation Through the Arts: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Invites Colorado K-12 Students to Participate in Free Junior Duck Stamp Art Competition

     

    January 14, 2013
    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Begins Commemoration of 40th Anniversary of Endangered Species Act

     

    January 10, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Piceance State Wildlife Area Property Exchange near Meeker, Colorado

     

    January 10, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on the Marcotte Game Production Area Disposal of the Marcotte Tract, Meade County, South Dakota

     

    January 10, 2013

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Listing Gunnison Sage-Grouse Under Endangered Species Act


    January 4, 2013
    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Identifies Important Habitat for Recovery of Southwestern Willow Flycatcher

     

  • View all

  • Photos and Videos

     

     

    2012 Year in Review, Mountain-Prairie Region, USFWS

     

    Peaks to Prairies is our regional interactive online newsletter. The Spring 2013 edition is available now!

    Spring2013 Newsletter

    External Affairs Strategic Plan

     

    The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is working with
    Others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants and
    their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American People.
    July 15, 2013
    All Images Credit to and Courtesy of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Unless Specified Otherwise.
    flickryoutube