Media Advisory
Hayes, Ashe to Discuss Initiative to Strengthen Partnerships with Landowners to Conserve Imperiled Wildlife

March 14, 2012

Contacts:
Adam Fetcher
(202) 208-6416

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Deputy Secretary of the Interior David J. Hayes will join Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe to hold a media teleconference today to announce an important step in strengthening Interior’s partnerships with ranchers, farmers, and landowners to conserve imperiled wildlife.

WHO: Deputy Secretary of the Interior David J. Hayes U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe

WHAT: News media teleconference

WHEN: Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 1:30 p.m.

EDT CALL-IN: Members of the news media are invited to call into 888-989-9242. The passcode is “Interior.”


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