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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Hunting and Outfitter Guide Sentenced for Illegally Killing and Transporting Wildlife
Hunting outfitter and guide Christopher W. Loncarich, 56, of Mack, Colorado was sentenced to 27 months in prison, and 3 years probation for conspiring to violate the Lacey Act, a federal wildlife protection law.
Public Comment Sought for Proposed Wyoming Toad Conservation Area, Comments Accepted Through 1/5/15
The Service is holding a public meeting on December 4, 2014 to discuss a draft land protection plan and environmental assessment for the proposed Wyoming Toad Conservation Area project in Albany County, WY
Mid-Plains Interagency Fire Management Zone Receives Midwest Regional Fire Management Award
The Fire Management staff from the Service, Region 6, Prairie Zone Refuges, located within the Kansas and Southern Nebraska-Kansas, have been named the winners of the annual Midwest Regional Fire Management Award.
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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