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Mountain-Prairie Region

 

November 21, 2014

Canid North of Grand Canyon Confirmed to be a Rocky Mountain Gray Wolf

 

November 21, 2014

Hunting and Outfitter Guide Sentenced for Illegally Killing and Transporting Wildlife

 

November 20, 2014

Public Comment Sought for Proposed Wyoming Toad Conservation Area, Comments Accepted Through 1/5/15

 

November 18, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Reopens Comment Period On Proposal to List the Northern Long-eared Bat as Endangered

 

November 18, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on the Mined Lands Wildlife Area Land Disposal

 

November 18, 2014

Mid-Plains Interagency Fire Management Zone Receives Midwest Regional Fire Management Award

 

November 12, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Protects Gunnison Sage-Grouse as Threatened Under Endangered Species Act

 

November 10, 2014

Service Reopens Public Comment Period for Proposal to Designate Critical Habitat for Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo

 

October 29, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comment on Environmental Impacts of Proposed Transmission Line in Nebraska

 

October 23, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Protects Two Prairie Butterfly Species Under Endangered Species Act

 

October 20, 2014

Federal Agencies Offer Vision to Ensure Future Generations Can Enjoy Wilderness

 

October 15, 2014

Denver Joins U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Urban Bird Treaty

 

October 03, 2014

Service Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Land Exchange at Wick Wildlife Habitat Management Area in Carbon County, Wyoming

 

October 02, 2014

Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo Receives Federal Protection under the Endangered Species Act

 

October 01, 2014

Service Determines ESA Protection for the Rio Grande Cutthroat Trout is Not Warranted

 

September 26, 2014

Service Announces $900,000 in Wolf Livestock Demonstration Project Grants

 

September 26, 2014

Service Launches “Ferret Cam” to Celebrate Endangered Species Recovery Efforts

 

September 23, 2014

Service Invites Additional Comments on Endangered Species Act Proposals for Two Prairie Butterflies

 

September 18, 2014

National Wildlife Refuge Week is October 12-18, 2014

 

September 15, 2014

Secretary Jewell, Director Ashe Announce $35 Million in Grants to Boost State Endangered Species Conservation Efforts

 

September 11, 2014

Service Revises Critical Habitat Designation for Canada Lynx Under the Endangered Species Act

 

September 9, 2014

Public Comment Opportunity Available for National Elk Refuge Draft Management Plan

 

September 5, 2014

Service Extends Comment Period on Draft Environmental Assessment for Proposed Annual Funding Agreement with Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes

 

September 3, 2014

Service Announces Revised Draft Bull Trout Recovery Plan and Public Comment Period

 

August 28, 2014

Service Expands Urban Conservation Program

 

August 27, 2014

Service Seeks Public Comments on the Red Creek Dam Reinforcement and Spillway Replacement Project in Duchesne County, Utah

 

August 26, 2014

Service Releases Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for San Luis Valley National Wildlife Refuge Complex

 

August 25, 2014

Conservation Agreement Amendment Allows U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to Remove Least Chub from the Candidate Species List

 

August 19, 2014

Arctic Grayling Does Not Warrant Protection Under Endangered Species Act Due to Collaborative Partnerships

 

August 14, 2014

Service Releases Final Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Cokeville Meadows National Wildlife Refuge

 

August 14, 2014

Service Proposes Designation of Critical Habitat for Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo

 

August 13, 2014

Service Offers Online Information Sessions On Proposal to List Northern Long-eared Bat as Endangered

 

August 12, 2014

Service Determines Wolverine Does Not Warrant Protection Under Endangered Species Act

 

August 5, 2014

$1,000 Offered for Information on Arson Fires Set at Marais des Cygnes National Wildlife Refuge

 

August 5, 2014

Conservation Agreement Allows U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to Withdraw Proposed Rule to List Graham’s and White River Beardtongues

 

August 4, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Draft Environmental Assessment for Proposed Annual Funding Agreement with Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes

 

July 29, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Shooting Range at Wildcat Hills State Recreation Area in Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska

 

July 21, 2014

Tribes Strengthen Wildlife Conservation Efforts through Game & Fish Law Enforcement Officer Training

 

July 17, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Provides $5.6 Million in Grants to 12 States for Conservation Projects

 

July 2, 2014

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Launches Greater Sage-grouse Website

 

July 1, 2014

Report Shows Declining Trend in Prairie Pothole Wetlands

 

June 30, 2014

Service Reopens Comment Period on Proposal to List the Northern Long-eared Bat as an Endangered Species

 

June 19, 2014

Service Announces Draft Economic Analysis, Draft Environmental Assessment for Revised Canada Lynx Critical Habitat

 

June 16, 2014

PUBLIC NOTICE:Finding of No Significant Impact for the French Gulch Restoration Plan and Adoption of U.S. Forest Service’s Swan River Stream Restoration and Environmental Assessment

 

June 12, 2014

Coordinated Reservoir Releases for Endangered Fish Not Needed this Spring

 

June 9, 2014

Service Determines New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mouse Warrants Protection Under ESA

 

June 5, 2014

Conservation Groups & MTFWP Offer Rewards for Information on Grizzly Bear Shooting

 

June 5, 2014

Utah’s First Condor Chick? – Could be the First in the State Since Reintroduction

 

June 3, 2014

Reward for Information on Grizzly Bear Shooting

 

May 29, 2014

Black-footed Ferrets One Step Closer to Finding New Homes in Colorado

 

May 22, 2014

Obama Administration Announces $6.7 Million to Hire Young People to Work on Public Lands Across the Nation

 

May 16, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces 2013 Endangered Species Recovery Champions

 

May 6, 2014

Bald Eagle Shot Near New Effington, South Dakota

 

May 6, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Short Extension of Final Decision on Listing the Gunnison Sage-Grouse

 

May 5, 2014

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Celebrates International Migratory Bird Day

 

May 5, 2014

Service Announces Draft Economic Analysis, Draft Environmental Assessment and Draft Conservation Agreement for Graham’s Beardtongue and White River Beardtongue

 

May 5, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Revises Critical Habitat for the Salt Creek Tiger Beetle

 

May 1, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Completion of National Wetlands Database and Interactive Mapping Tool

 

May 1, 2014

Service Completes Wyoming Ranch Management Conservation Agreement for the Greater Sage-grouse

 

April 25, 2014

Service Helps Recover At-Risk Species at National Wildlife Refuges in Colorado, Utah & Wyoming

 

April 22, 2014

New Report: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Habitat Restoration Programs Create 3,973 New Jobs, Pump $327.7 Million into Local Economies

 

April 14, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on a Proposed Shooting Range on the El Dorado State Park in El Dorado, Kansas

 

April 4, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, State Agencies Release 2013 Northern Rocky Mountain Wolf Population Numbers

 

April 4, 2014

Service Extends Comment Period on Ultra Resources’ Proposed Oil and Gas Wells on Ouray National Wildlife Refuge in Uintah County, Utah

 

April 4, 2014

Service Extends Comment Period on Thurston Energy’s Proposed Oil and Gas Wells on Ouray National Wildlife Refuge in Uintah County, Utah

 

April 2, 2014

Service Provides More Than $47 Million in Grants to States, Territories for Sensitive, Imperiled Species

 

April 1, 2014

Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Winners of the 2014 Colorado Junior Duck Stamp Contest

 

March 27, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Lists Lesser Prairie-Chicken as Threatened Species and Finalizes Special Rule Endorsing Landmark State Conservation Plan

 

March 26, 2014

Video of Fire Whirl Captured During Routine Prescribed Fire at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

 

March 26, 2014

Migratory Bird Conservation Commission Approves $61 Million to Conserve 205,000 Acres of North American Wetlands

 

March 25, 2014

Secretary Jewell Announces $1.1 Billion to State Wildlife Agencies from Excise Taxes on Anglers, Hunters, and Boaters

 

March 24, 2014

Conservation Organizations Join Forces to Support Conservation in the Prairies

 

March 18, 2014

White House Honors "Champions of Change" for Engaging the Next Generation of Conservation Leaders

 

March 12, 2014

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Announces Draft Economic Analysis and Draft Environmental Assessment for the Salt Creek Tiger Beetle

 

March 10, 2014

Service Seeks Comments on Ultra Resources’ Proposed Oil and Gas Wells on Ouray National Wildlife Refuge in Uintah County, Utah

 

March 10, 2014

Service Seeks Comments on Thurston Energy’s Proposed Oil and Gas Wells on Ouray National Wildlife Refuge in Uintah County, Utah

 

March 3, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Availability of the Final Revised Recovery Plan for the Pallid Sturgeon

 

February 28, 2014

Service Finalizes Range-wide Conservation Agreement to Aid Lesser Prairie-Chicken on Oil and Gas Lands

 

February 12, 2014

Reward For Information On Golden Eagle Shooting

 

February 12, 2014

Service Extends Final Decisions on Listing Gunnison Sage-Grouse & Critical Habitat

 

February 7, 2014

Service Announces Availability of the Draft Revised Recovery Plan for the Wyoming Toad

 

February 7, 2014

Service Reopens Comment Period on Wolf Proposal

 

February 6, 2014

Colorado Flood Recovery Efforts Not Delayed by Preble’s Meadow Jumping Mouse

 

February 4, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Extends Deadline for Final Listing Decision for the North American Wolverine Under Endangered Species Act

 

January 28, 2014

Fish and Wildlife Service Reopens Public Comment Period on Special Rule under Endangered Species Act for Lesser Prairie-Chicken (189KB PDF)

 

January 21, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Benton Lake National Wildlife Refuge Complex

 

January 16, 2014

Interior Secretary Honors Four Fish and Wildlife Conservation Partnerships with Major Award

 

January 14, 2014

A Look Back at the U.S. Ivory Crush

 

January 10, 2014

Sources of Water for Endangered Fishes in the Colorado River

 

January 8, 2014

Patch Work: Endangered Species Get a Boost from Boy Scouts of America

 

January 8, 2014

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Proposals from States For FY 2014 Endangered Species Grants

 

January 1, 2014

CONSERVATION THROUGH THE ARTS

 

December 30, 2013

Kids, Get Your Paintbrushes, Pens and Pencils Out for the Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest!

 

December 24, 2013

Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo Proposed for Federal Protections: SERVICE SEEKS PUBLIC COMMENTS BY FEBRUARY 24, 2013

 

December 20, 2013

Service Announces Availability of the Final Revised Recovery Plan for the Black-footed Ferret

 

December 19, 2013

Endangered Species Act Turns 40 on December 28

 

December 17, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Will Offer Additional Public Comment Period on Proposed Endangered Species Act Protection for Two Butterflies

 

December 17, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Extends Deadline for Final Listing Decision for the North American Wolverine Under Endangered Species Act

 

December 17, 2013

Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Comment on Draft Range-Wide Lesser Prairie-Chicken Candidate Conservation Agreement with Assurances

 

December 10, 2013

Service Proposes Special Rule under Endangered Species Act Endorsing Landmark State Conservation Plan for Lesser Prairie-Chicken
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December 3, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife to Hold Public Meetings Regarding Eagle Take Permitting on the Chokecherry-Sierra Madre Wind Energy Project

 

November 26, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Extends Comment Period on Proposal to List the Northern Long-eared Bat as Endangered

 

November 25, 2013

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to Initiate Status Review of Arctic Grayling

 

November 21, 2013

New Report Reveals Continuing Coastal Wetlands Losses in U.S.

 

November 19, 2013

Landmark Study Reveals Low National Rate of Frog Abnormalities on Wildlife Refuges

 

November 18, 2013

Service to Host Public Hearing for Gray and Mexican Wolf Proposals in Denver Tomorrow

 

November 15, 2013

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Announces No Fish Hatchery Closures This Year, Issues Report Highlighting Ongoing Budget Challenges

 

November 14, 2013

U.S. Destroys Confiscated Ivory Stockpile, Sends Message that Wildlife Trafficking, Elephant Poaching Must be Crushed

 

November 13, 2013

The Gunnison’s Prairie Dog Does Not Require the Protections of the Endangered Species Act

 

November 13, 2013

Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge will amend their 15 year Comprehensive Conservation Plan to decide appropriate public use on newly acquired 1490 acres

 

November 12, 2013

Bald Eagle Shot Near Strandburg, South Dakota

 

November 5, 2013

National Wildlife Refuges Support Over 35,000 Jobs, Pump $2.4 Billion into Local Communities

 

November 1, 2013

Service Announces Public Hearings for the Gunnison Sage-Grouse

 

October 30, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Reopens Comment Period for Proposed Listing of North American Wolverine Under Endangered Species Act

 

October 29, 2013

Service Completes and Initiates Use of Black-footed Ferret Programmatic Safe Harbor Agreement

 

October 28, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Granada State Wildlife Area Disposal

 

October 25, 2013

Bi-State Distinct Population Segment of Greater Sage-Grouse Proposed for Protection Under the Endangered Species Act

 

October 24, 2013

Service Extends Comment Periods for Gray and Mexican Wolf Proposals, Reschedules Public Hearings, Adds Hearing in Arizona

 

October 23, 2013

U.S. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Endangered Species Act Protection for Two Butterflies

 

October 23, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Endorses Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Lesser Prairie-Chicken Range-Wide Conservation Plan

 

October 21, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Extends Public Comment Period for Cokeville Meadows National Wildlife Refuge

 

October 17, 2013

Rocky Mountain Arsenal & Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuges to Reopen Today

 

October 17, 2013

Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo Proposed for Federal Protections

 

October 17, 2013

Rare Utah Beetle No Longer Warrants Protection Under the Endangered Species Act

 

October 17, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Endangered Status for the Northern Long-eared Bat; Listing Not Warranted for Eastern Small-footed Bat

 

October 17, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Re-Opens Following Government Shutdown

 

October 17, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Postpones Denver Public Hearing on Gray Wolf Proposed Rule

 

September 30, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Granada State Wildlife Area Disposal

 

September 30, 2013

Fish and Wildlife Service Will Host a Public Hearing in Denver on Two Wolf Proposals

 

September 27, 2013

Service Proposes to List Red Knot as a Threatened Species Under the Endangered Species Act

 

September 27, 2013

Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge Bison Roundup Postponed Again

 

September 25, 2013

Revised Critical Habitat Designation for Canada Lynx Proposed under the Endangered Species Act

 

September 23, 2013

Weathering the Perfect Storm in the Grasslands of the Northern Great Plains

 

September 23, 2013

Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge Bison Roundup Postponed

 

September 18, 2013

Service Announces Draft Economic Analysis and Draft Environmental Assessment for the Gunnison Sage-Grouse

 

September 16, 2013

Get Your Goose On! (at a National Wildlife Refuge)

 

September 12, 2013

Denver Metro Wildlife Refuges Closed to Public Today Due to Weather

 

September 10, 2013

Explore Your National Wildlife Refuges: October 13-19, 2013

 

September 9, 2013

New Project Leader Announced for the Rocky Mountain Arsenal Complex National Wildlife Refuge

 

August 26, 2013

WAFWA and USFWS Advance sage-grouse conservation through funding for science projects

 

August 16, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Provides $5.1 Million in Grants to 11 States for Conservation Projects

 

August 13, 2013

Arizona-Utah Plant Receives Endangered Species Act Protection

 

August 6, 2013

Using Fire to Save a Toad

 

August 5, 2013

Service Proposes to List Two Rare Western Plants as Threatened Species, Extend Critical Habitat Protections

 

August 1, 2013

Kansas - Professional Hunter Sentenced for Violation of Federal Probation

 

July 22, 2013

Service Report: Nation’s Rivers Flow toward Better Habitat, Economies and Public Safety

 

July 22, 2013

Service Approves Vermejo Park Ranch CCAA and Will Issue an Enhancement of Survival Permit for Rio Grande Cutthroat Trout

 

July 19, 2013

Colorado Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program Receives “Partner of the Year” Award from Colorado Ducks Unlimited

 

July 15, 2013

Service Announces Six-Month Extension for Endangered Species Listing Determination and Designation of Critical Habitat for Gunnison Sage-Grouse

 

July 15, 2013

Service to hold public meetings for comprehensive conservation plans for Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge and Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge

 

July 15, 2013

Service to hold public meetings for comprehensive conservation plans for Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge and Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge –
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July 12, 2013

Cooperative Agreement Preserves Habitat in Nebraska

 

July 12, 2013

2013 Duck Breeding Population Estimates Released

 

July 9, 2013

Service Boosts State Endangered Species Conservation Efforts with $32 Million in Grants

 

July 8, 2013

Service Announces a 6-Month Extension of the Final Listing Determination for the Lesser Prairie-Chicken

 

July 3, 2013

Service, Partners to Provide $12 Million to Undertake Fish Habitat Conservation Projects in 27 States

 

July 2, 2013

DOI and USDA Highlight Successes of Protecting Bird Habitat on Private Lands

 

June 27, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Awards Grants to 28 States for Work on Deadly Bat Disease

 

June 19, 2013

Service Proposes Endangered Species Act Protection with Critical Habitat for the New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mouse

 

June 17, 2013

USFWS, NPS Extend Public Comment Period on Draft Plan for Proposed Niobrara Confluence and Ponca Bluffs Conservation Areas

 

June 7, 2013

Service Proposes to Return Management and Protection of Gray Wolves to State Wildlife Professionals Following Successful Recovery Efforts

 

June 5, 2013

Migratory Bird Conservation Commission Approves Acquisition of 9,000 Acres of Wetlands for National Wildlife Refuge System

 

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 the Endangered Species Act

 

May 20, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Investigates Bald Eagle Shooting - Reward for Information

 

May 20, 2013
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Extends Comment Period on Draft Revised Supplement to Grizzly Bear Recovery Plan in Greater Yellowstone Area

 

May 16, 2013

U.S. Fish and Widllife Service Announces $1 Million to Conserve Migratory Bird Habitat in Wyoming

 

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

 

May 14, 2013

Partners Across the U.S. 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
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Reopens Comment Period on Lesser Prairie-Chicken Listing Proposal

 

May 3, 2013

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Announces Availability of an Amendment to a Conservation Agreement for the Coral Pink Sand Dunes Tiger Beetle

 

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

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Eagle 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 10, 2013

Both Public Meetings for the Proposed Niobrara Confluence and Ponca Bluffs Conservation Areas Postponed to Next Week

 

April 9, 2013

Vermillion Public Meeting for the Proposed Niobrara Confluence and Ponca Bluffs Conservation Areas Postponed to Thursday, April 11, 2013

 

April 8, 2013

Two Black-backed Woodpecker Populations to be Considered for Federal Protection

 

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

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Investigates Bald Eagle Shooting, Reward for Information

 

March 7, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Extends Comment Period for Proposed Listing of Gunnison Sage-Grouse and Critical Habitat Designation Under Endangered Species Act

 

March 5, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on Disposal of the Castle Dale Upland Bird Management Unit in Emery County, Utah

 

March 4, 2013

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Input from Public on Issues Associated with a Proposal for Oil and Gas Exploration on Ouray National Wildlife Refuge

 

February 18, 2013
America's Great Outdoors: Salazar, Lahood, Hickenlooper Announce $1.7 Million Grant for Key Portion of Rocky Mountain Greenway

 

February 12, 2013

Service Announces Annual Endangered Species Day Youth Art Contest!

 

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

 

December 31, 2012

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

 

December 19, 2012

Public Comment Period Open for Interim Elk Management on San Luis Valley National Wildlife Refuges

 

December 17, 2012

New Multi-Agency Partnership Expands Black-footed Ferret Recovery Efforts

 

December 17, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Availability of Final Recovery Plan for the Mexican Spotted Owl

 

December 5, 2012

Prairie Gray Fox, Plains Spotted Skunk May Warrant Protection Under the Endangered Species Act; U.S. Fish and Wildlife to Review Species' Status

 

December 4, 2012

AMERICA's GREAT OUTDOORS: Secretary Salazar and Louis Bacon Finalize Historic Agreement to Protect Nearly 170,000 Acres as part of new Sangre de Cristo Conservation Area

 

December 3, 2012

Noreen Walsh Named Regional Director for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Mountain-Prairie Region

 

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 26, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Initiate Status Review of Preble's Meadow Jumping Mouse

 

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 9, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Offers Free Admission to National Wildlife Refuges in Honor of Veterans

 

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

 

October 23, 2012

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Releases Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Lake Andes Lake National Wildlife Refuge Complex

 

October 23, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Acknowledges Western Colorado Water Organizations for Help with Endangered Fish Recovery

 

October 17, 2012

Reward for Information Leading to Identification of the Person(s) Responsible For Shooting a Bald Eagle near Crosby, North Dakota

 

October 16, 2012

Service Proposes to Protect Neosho Mucket and Rabbitsfoot under the Endangered Species Act

 

October 15, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service & Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks Develop Approach for Water Management at Benton Lake National Wildlife Refuge

 

October 12, 2012

Justice Department Announces Policy on Tribal Member Use of Eagle Feathers

 

October 9, 2012

Salazar Authorizes Landmark Wyoming Wind Project Site, Reaches President's Goal of Authorizing 10,000 Megawatts of Renewable Energy

 

October 2, 2012

California Artist, Rober Steiner, Wins 2012 Federal Duck Stamp Contest

 

October 1, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes to Protect Coral Pink Sand Dunes Tiger Beetle Under the Endangered Species Act

 

September 24, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Montana, Fish, Wildlife, and Parks to Develop Approach for Water Management at Benton Lake National Wildlife Refuge

 

September 24, 2012

Study Reveals Secrets of Colorado's Cutthroats

 

September 20, 2012

A Dam Success: National Fish Passage Program Helps Restore Streams, Benefits People and Local Economies

 

September 19, 2012

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge Resumes Public Visitation

 

September 14, 2012

America's Great Outdoors: Salazar Establishes 558th National Wildlife Refuge Unit in Colorado's Sangre de Cristo Mountains

 

September 13, 2012

Visit Your National Wildlife Refuges: October 14-20, 2012

 

September 5, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Invites the Public to "Follow the Ferret"

 

August 31, 2012

Service Declares Wyoming Gray Wolf Recovered Under the Endangered Species Act and Returns Management Authority to the State

 

August 29, 2012

Platte River Caddisfly Not Warranted for Endangered Species Protection

 

August 28, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Review Status of Rocky Mountain Monkeyflower

 

August 23, 2012

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

 

August 23, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces $5.7 Million in State Wildlife Grants to Help Imperiled Species

 

August 22, 2012

Secretary Salazar, Governor Hickenlooper Applaud Efforts to Advance Rocky Mountain Greenway

 

August 21, 2012

Poacher Sentenced for Illegal Killing of Eagle in Kansas

 

August 21, 2012

Construction Complete on Endangered Fish Grow-out Ponds

 

August 16, 2012

Partners for Fish and Wildlife Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

 

August 14, 2012

Service Announces $33 Million in Grants to Support Land Acquisition and Conservation Planning for Endangered Species

 

August 10, 2012

Service Recognizes Voluntary Conservation Efforts in Designation of Critical Habitat for Three Rare Colorado Plants

 

August 3, 2012

U.S. Fish and Widlife Service Honors Recovery Champions for Conservation Contribution to Colorado's Rare and Endangered Plants

 

August 1, 2012

Remote Sensing Antenna to be Installed in Utah's White River to Monitor Endangered Fish

 

July 31, 2012

Service Finalizes New Rules Regarding Take Allowances for the Utah Prairie Dog

 

July 26, 2012

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge to Temporarily Close for Public Visitation

 

July 24, 2012

Draft San Luis Valley Regional Habitat Conservation Plan and Environmental Assessment to be Released July 2012

 

July 16, 2012

$9.33 Million in Service and Partnership Funds for Aquatic Habitat Projects


July 12, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Input on Southwestern Willow Flycatcher Critical Habitat Proposal

 

July 9, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Awards Grants to 30 States for White-Nose Syndrome Work

 

June 29, 2012

Newly Released 2012-2013 Federal and Junior Duck Stamps Offer Everyone an Easy Way to Help Protect Wetland Habitat Across the Nation

 

June 28, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comment on Wall Lake Game Production Area Disposal in Hand County, South Dakota

 

June 15, 2012

AMERICA’S GREAT OUTDOORS: Salazar, Ashe Announce Historic Conservation Easement in Sangre de Cristo Mountains

 

June 14, 2012

Operation of Endangered Fish Passages Reduced During Low River Flows

 

June 6, 2012

Free Community Event Inspires Kids to Get Outdoors, Get Connected to Nature

 

June 5, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Initiate Status Reviews of Southern, Mt. Rainier White-tailed Ptarmigan

 

June 1, 2012

Northwest Montana Native Youth Conservation Corps Program Ready for Another Successful Year

 

May 10, 2012

2012 Federal Duck Stamp Art Competition to be Held in Ogden, Utah

 

May 9, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Takes Initial Steps Forward in Partnerships for Working Landscapes in the San Luis Valley

 

May 9, 2012

Arapahoe Snowfly to be Designated as a Candidate for Endangered Species Protection

 

May 4, 2012

Secretary Salazar, Governor Hickenlooper Sign Agreement to Establish Rocky Mountain Greenway as America's Next Great Urban Park

 

May 3, 2012

Lessons Learned from Previous Droughts Shape Endangered Fish Recovery Actions

 

April 30, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Reopens Comment Period on Proposal to Remove Endangered Species Act Protection for Gray Wolves in the State of Wyoming

 

April 25, 2012

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Revises the Utah Prairie Dog Recovery Plan and Issues Proposed Revisions and Draft Environmental Assessment on Rule to Amend Take Allowances for the Utah Prairie Dog

 

April 25, 2012

Reward for Information Leading to Identification of the Person Responsible for Shooting a Whooping Crane Near Miller, South Dakota

 

April 12, 2012

U.S. Fish and WIldlife Service to Initiate Status Review of Eastern Population of Boreal Toad

 

April 6, 2012
Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Winner of the 2012 Colorado Junior Duck Stamp Contest


March 30, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases the Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Benton Lake National Wildlife Refuge Complex


March 29, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on Native Fish Restoration and Enhancement Projects in Northern Utah

 

March 28, 2012
Fish and Wildlife Service To Hold a Public Meeting Regarding the Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Assessment for the Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge

 

March 26, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Availability of Draft Economic Analysis and Draft Environmental Assessment for Proposed Critical Habitat for Pagosa skyrocket, Parachute beardtongue, and DeBeque phacelia

 

March 20, 2012
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Honors Colorado Rare Plants Conservation Initiative with Endangered Species Partners-in-Mission Recovery Champion Award

 

March 20, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Endangered Species Recovery Champion Awards

 

March 7, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and State Agencies Release 2011 Annual Report for the Northern Rocky Mountain Wolf Population


February 28, 2012
North Dakota Habitat and Population Evaluation Team Receives Recognition Award

 

February 22, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Kansas Department of Health and Environment Acquire Acreage in Cherokee County, Kansas

 

February 16, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Park Service to Host Two Additional Public Meetings for the Land Protection Plan for Niobrara Confluence and Ponca Bluffs

February 6, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Park Service to Host Public Meetings Regarding Conservation Efforts with Willing Landowners along the Missouri River in Northeast Nebraska and Southeast South Dakota

 

February 3, 2012
Letter to the Editor re: wolves in the San Luis Valley

 

January, 18, 2012
Kansas Wildlife Refuge Reports Unprecedented Mid-Winter Presence of Endangered Whooping Crane

 

January 17, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Hold Public Workshops on Draft Alternatives for the San Luis Valley Refuges, Colorado

 

January 12, 2012
US Fish and Wildlife Service Investigates Bald Eagle Shooting

 

January 11, 2012
Conservation Through the Arts

 

January 10, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Release Draft Environmental Assessment Regarding the Proposed Transmission Facilities on Grassland and Wetland Easements

 

 

 

 

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