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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Secretary Jewell, Director Ashe Announce $35 Million in Grants to Boost State Endangered Species Conservation Efforts
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.
After more than a year of public input and scientific analysis, the Service has revised Endangered Species Act protections for the Canada lynx.
Walk for Wilderness at the Leadville National Fish Hatchery
On September 6, 2014, the U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service co-sponsored the Walk for Wilderness at Leadville National Fish Hatchery to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness 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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